[ kom-pli-kuh-see ]
/ ˈkɒm plɪ kə si /
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noun, plural com·pli·ca·cies for 2.
the state of being complicated; complicatedness.
a complication: the numerous complicacies of travel in such a remote country.
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Among the earliest tools of any complicacy which a man, especially a man of letters, gets to handle, are his Class-books.Sartor Resartus|Thomas Carlyle
British Dictionary definitions for complicacy
/ (ˈkɒmplɪkəsɪ) /
noun plural -cies
a less common word for complexity
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