Complexity definition

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The definition of a complexity is a difficulty, or a state of being confusing or complicated.

Solving the problem of the war on drugs is an example of an issue of great complexity.

The troubles that you have with your adult siblings are an example of the complexity of family relations.

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The quality or condition of being complex.
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Anything complex or intricate; complication.
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Something complex.

A maze of bureaucratic and legalistic complexities.

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(uncountable) The state of being complex; intricacy; entanglement.
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(countable) That which is and renders complex; intricacy; complication.
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The condition or quality of being complex.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
complexity
Plural:
complexities

Origin of complexity