from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The condition or quality of having many twists and turns.
- noun A winding channel, passage, or crevice.
- noun A complicated or involved process.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state or quality of being anfractuous, or full of windings and turnings.
- noun In anatomy, specifically, one of the sulci or fissures of the brain, separating the gyri or convolutions. See cut under
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A state of being anfractuous, or full of windings and turnings; sinuosity.
- noun (Anat.) A sinuous depression or sulcus like those separating the convolutions of the brain.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A
winding channelor crevice, such as occur in the depths of the sea or in mountains.
- noun One of the fissures (sulci) separating the convolutions of the
brain, or, by analogy, in the mind.
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From Lat. anfractuosus, winding
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