Daedal - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdiːdəl|
Brit.  |ˈdiːdəl|

noun

- (Greek mythology) an Athenian inventor who built the labyrinth of Minos; to escape the labyrinth he fashioned wings for himself and his son Icarus (syn: daedalus)

adjective

- complex and ingenious in design or function

Examples

...the daedal workings of the chime clock are a marvel to behold...

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