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intricacy

Pronunciation: /ˈɪntrɪkəsi/

Translation of intricacy in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (of pattern, embroidery) lo intrincado, complejidad (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Lyrically, it's is not hugely involving, but I find that the complexity and intricacy of the music itself more than makes up for this.
    • The learning curve on the complexity and intricacy of each task is sufficiently well judged to be both addictive and achievable.
    • But I had not understood the full complexity and intricacy of the interpretive process.
    1.2
    (intricacies plural)
    (complexities) complejidades (feminine plural)
    Example sentences
    • Soon the hobby turned into passion as the intricacies of the subject unfolded with experience.
    • The book has an absorbingly detailed description of the intricacies of this market.
    • He is particularly interested in detail and the intricacies of policy.

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