intercomplexity

complexity

[kuhm-plek-si-tee]
noun, plural complexities for 2.
1.
the state or quality of being complex; intricacy: the complexity of urban life.
2.
something complex: the complexities of foreign policy.

Origin:
1715–25; complex + -ity

intercomplexity, noun, plural intercomplexities.
overcomplexity, noun
supercomplexity, noun, plural supercomplexities.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To intercomplexity
Collins
World English Dictionary
complexity (kəmˈplɛksɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  the state or quality of being intricate or complex
2.  something intricate or complex; complication

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Etymonline
Word Origin & History

complexity
1721, "composite nature," from complex (adj.) + -ity. Meaning "intricacy" is from 1790. As a noun, from 1794.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;