Root Word of the Day: CONVOLUTE

convolute (verb) – to wind around or roll together; to make unnecessarily complex
BREAKDOWN: CON- (together) + VOL- (roll)
convolution is the act of twisting or rolling up into a coil
convoluted means complex or intricate


This word is built on the root VOL-, which means to turn over or to roll.
Common VOL- words include evolve, evolution, and revolve.
More esoteric VOL- words include devolvement and volute.

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