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Definition of convolution noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    convolution

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌkɑnvəˈluʃn//
     
    [usually plural] (formal)
     
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  1. 1a thing that is very complicated and difficult to follow the bizarre convolutions of the story
  2. 2a twist or curve, especially one of many the convolutions of the brain
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: convolution