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Complex vs. Simplex

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  • Complex (adjective)

    Made up of multiple parts; composite; not simple.

    "a complex being; a complex idea"

  • Complex (adjective)

    Not simple, easy, or straightforward; complicated.

  • Complex (adjective)

    Of a number, of the form a + bi, where a and b are real numbers and i is a square root of −1.

    "complex function"

  • Complex (adjective)

    A curve, polygon or other figure that crosses or intersects itself.

  • Complex (noun)

    A problem. en

  • Complex (noun)

    A network of interconnected systems.

    "military-industrial complex"

  • Complex (noun)

    A collection of buildings with a common purpose, such as a university or military base.

  • Complex (noun)

    An assemblage of related things; a collection.

  • Complex (noun)

    A psychological dislike or fear of a particular thing.

    "Jim has a real complex about working for a woman boss."

  • Complex (noun)

    An organized cluster of thunderstorms.

  • Complex (noun)

    A structure consisting of a central atom or molecule weakly connected to surrounding atoms or molecules.

  • Complex (noun)

    A complex number.

  • Complex (verb)

    To form a complex with another substance

  • Complex (verb)

    To complicate.

  • Simplex (adjective)

    Single, simple; not complex.

  • Simplex (adjective)

    unidirectional

  • Simplex (noun)

    An analogue in any dimension of the triangle or tetrahedron: the convex hull of n+1 points in n-dimensional space.

  • Simplex (noun)

    A simple word, one without affixes.

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Webster Dictionary
  • Complex (noun)

    a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts;

    "the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town"

  • Complex (noun)

    a compound described in terms of the central atom to which other atoms are bound or coordinated

  • Complex (noun)

    (psychoanalysis) a combination of emotions and impulses that have been rejected from awareness but still influence a person's behavior

  • Complex (noun)

    a whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures

  • Complex (adjective)

    complicated in structure; consisting of interconnected parts;

    "a complex set of variations based on a simple folk melody"

    "a complex mass of diverse laws and customs"

  • Simplex (adjective)

    allowing communication in only one direction at a time, or in telegraphy allowing only one message over a line at a time;

    "simplex system"

  • Simplex (adjective)

    having only one part or element;

    "a simplex word has no affixes and is not part of a compound--like `boy' compared with `boyish' or `house' compared with `houseboat'"

Princeton's WordNet

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