There are 2 translations of complex in Spanish:

complex1

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːmpleks; ˈkɒmpleks/

adj

  • 1.1 (complicated) [person/idea/issue/situation] complejo, complicado 1.2 (intricate) [system/pattern/design] complejo
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    • Miller's writing is excellent, and he makes some rather complex biochemistry easy to understand.
    • In other words, the problems are much more complex than Mr. Baker understands or cares to discuss.
    • However, the whole matter of indirect tax liability is devilishly complex and difficult to understand.
    1.3 [Ling] [sentence/word] complejo
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    • The plant's shoots receive nourishment from a complex network of connections to the roots.
    • The hips, on the other hand, are a very large and complex joint with many different muscles and attachments.
    • As the vocal folds consist of a complex web of different muscle fibres, the tension and density of vocal folds can vary considerably.
    1.4 [Math] [number/variable] complejo
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    • He also classified real and complex numbers into classes which are algebraically independent.
    • Bombelli was the first person to write down the rules for addition, subtraction and multiplication of complex numbers.
    • In addition to his work on geometry, Bolyai developed a rigorous geometric concept of complex numbers as ordered pairs of real numbers.

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There are 2 translations of complex in Spanish:

complex2

n

  • 1 (buildings) complejo (m) a sports/an industrial complex un complejo deportivo/industrial
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    • He has watched as new building complexes have risen over sites he knows contain more lost tombstones.
    • Dentists' offices, doctors' offices and markets were all built into the apartment complexes to make life more efficient.
    • About 70 families were left homeless by the fire, which destroyed three buildings in the apartment complex.
  • 2 [Psych] complejo (m) she's got a complex about her stammer tiene complejo por ser tartamuda, su tartamudez la tiene acomplejada he's got a complex about spiders [colloquial/familiar] les tiene fobia a las arañas
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    • For about six to eight hours you seem to have no physical experience of the chronic muscular tensions that Reich says are symptomatic of unhealthy mental or emotional complexes.
    • Jung, Freud and comrades helped to systematise intuitive skill while deciphering some psychic complexes of their own Europe in turmoil.
    • Like Jack, David had a complex and conflicted history of diagnoses, treatments and medication.
  • 3 (set, series) serie (f)
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    • ‘Network’ includes a complex of interconnected computer or communication systems of any type.
    • The complex of field systems and large stone walls extend from the north western slopes of Mount Brandon to within the boundaries of Dingle.
    • The wheel itself was split into many different complexes.

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Word of the day rigor
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rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.