Definition of Complicated

1. Adjective. Difficult to analyze or understand. "Complicated Middle East politics"

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Derivative terms: Complicatedness



Definition of Complicated

1. Adjective. difficult or convoluted ¹

2. Adjective. (Biology) Folded longitudinally (as in the wings of certain insects) ¹

3. Verb. (past of complicate) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Complicated

1. complicate [v] - See also: complicate

Medical Definition of Complicated

1. Made complex; denoting a disease upon which a morbid process or event has been superimposed, altering symptoms and modifying its course for the worse. Origin: L. Com-plico, pp. -atus, to fold together (05 Mar 2000)

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Literary usage of Complicated

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1907)
"Cesarean Section for Contracted Pelvis complicated by Twin Pregnancy.— COWF.N (Brit. Med. ... The puerperal period was also complicated by ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The result is an exceedingly complicated system of stationary waves. ... The inner ear is a somewhat complicated cavity in the solid bone of the skull. ..."

3. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1846)
"But it is a most singular fact, that he appears to have taught all his tribe grand or complicated object, such as our ship. Bougainville has well remarked ..."

4. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1901)
"Two Cases of Typhoid Fever complicated by Noma. BY JOSEPH SAILER, MD [ABSTRACT.] [Read October 23,1901.] The following cases were observed at the University ..."

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