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tortuous
used in Catch-22

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Definition
marked by repeated turns and bends

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highly complex or intricate
  • Strung out for miles in a stricken, tortuous, squirming line, the other flights of planes were making the same hazardous journey over the target, threading their swift way through the swollen masses of new and old bursts of flak like rats racing in a pack through their own droppings.
    Chapter 15 — Piltchard & Wren (75% in)

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