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intricate
used in Anne Of Green Gables

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Definition
complicated — having many complexly arranged elements
  • ...Rachel Lynde lived just where the Avonlea main road dipped down into a little hollow, fringed with alders and ladies' eardrops and traversed by a brook that had its source away back in the woods of the old Cuthbert place; it was reputed to be an intricate, headlong brook in its earlier course through those woods, with dark secrets of pool and cascade; but by the time it reached Lynde's Hollow it was a quiet, well-conducted little stream, for not even a brook could run past Mrs. Rachel...
    Chapter 1 — Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Surprised (2% in)

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