Definition of Daedalian in English:

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Daedalian

Pronunciation: /diːˈdeɪlɪən/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

adjective

Ingenious, intricate, and confusing: this curious amalgamation of comfortable hotel and Daedalian cruise ship
More example sentences
  • As we leave Oban, we begin to find our way around this curious amalgamation of comfortable hotel and Daedalian cruise ship.
  • He was unable to wind his way through the Daedalian mazes of a modern bill of fare.
  • This informed his interest in machinery, in difficult texts, and in Daedalian structures such as labyrinths and winding stairs.

Origin

Early 17th century: from Latin Daedaleus 'relating to Daedalus' + -ian.

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