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intricate (IN truh kayt", IN tree kayt") (verb), intricates; intricated; intricating
1. To entangle; to involve; to make complicated: When Doris presented her report to her biology class, the students accused her of intricating it with too many incomprehensible terms that they never heard of before.
2. Etymology: from Latin intricare, "to entangle, to perplex"; from in-, "in, into" + tricare, "to trick, to complicate, to perplex".
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