convolute definition

  • adjective:
    • Rolled or coiled together in overlapping whorls, as particular leaves, petals, or shells.
    • coiled in a way that one advantage is around, and something away from coil, giving a spiral result in cross-section. (a particular instance of imbricate)
    • Rolled or wound together, one part upon another; -- said associated with the leaves of flowers in ├Žstivation.
    • rolled longitudinally upon it self
  • verb-transitive:
    • To coil or fold or cause to coil or fold in overlapping whorls.
  • verb:
    • to produce needlessly complex.
    • To fold or coil into many overlapping levels.
    • practice sophistry; replace the concept of or be vague about so that you can mislead or deceive
    • curl, wind, or twist collectively
  • others:
    • Rolled together, or one part over another.
  • noun:
    • That which is convoluted.

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