from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To join by weaving or twining together; interweave.
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- v. To join by weaving.
- v. To embrace.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To embrace.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. be interwoven or interconnected
Latin complectī, to entwine : com-, com- + plectere, to plait; see plek- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin complectī ("to entwine, encircle, compass, infold"), from com- ("together") and plectere ("to weave, braid"). See complex. (Wiktionary)