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adjective elaborate pronunciation in American English /ɪˈlæb(ə)rət/

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  1. very detailed and complicated

    The government’s new healthcare plan is the most elaborate yet.

    1. b.
      used about something that has a lot of extra details or features that make it special

      There are times when it is appropriate to have a more elaborate flower arrangement.

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used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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