What does complexity mean?

Definitions for complexity
kəmˈplɛk sɪ ticom·plex·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. complexity, complexness(noun)

    the quality of being intricate and compounded

    "he enjoyed the complexity of modern computers"

Wiktionary

  1. complexity(Noun)

    The state of being complex; intricacy; entanglement.

  2. complexity(Noun)

    That which is and renders complex; intricacy; complication.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Complexity(noun)

    the state of being complex; intricacy; entanglement

    Etymology: [Cf. F. complexit.]

  2. Complexity(noun)

    that which is complex; intricacy; complication

    Etymology: [Cf. F. complexit.]

Freebase

  1. Complexity

    In general usage, complexity tends to be used to characterize something with many parts in intricate arrangement. The study of these complex linkages is the main goal of complex systems theory. In science there are at this time a number of approaches to characterizing complexity, many of which are reflected in this article. Neil Johnson describes complexity science as the study of the phenomena which emerge from a collection of interacting objects. In a business context, complexity management is the methodology to minimize value-destroying complexity and efficiently control value-adding complexity in a cross-functional approach.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'complexity' in Nouns Frequency: #1698

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of complexity in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of complexity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of complexity in a Sentence

  1. Andrea Baccarelli:

    The lack of preventative options at the individual level adds complexity to tackling this major public health challenge.

  2. Easterly Acquisition chairman:

    Sungevity makes solar simple, public investors do not want complexity.

  3. Ralf Hungerbuehler:

    We don't see it as a threat, the difference is really the complexity and the bespoke nature of what is being offered. An exchange has a more off -the-shelf approach and cannot offer every variable a client might want.

  4. Rachel Dolezal:

    I felt very isolated with my identity virtually my entire life, that nobody really got it and that I really didn't have the personal agency to express it, i kind of imagined that maybe at some point (I'd have to) own it publicly and discuss this kind of complexity.

  5. Gadeir Abbas:

    The FBI is using the complexity of the list to portray it as less nefarious than it is.

Images & Illustrations of complexity

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