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Definitions of Byzantine:
  • noun:   a native or inhabitant of Byzantium or of the Byzantine Empire
  • adjective:   highly involved or intricate
    Example: "The Byzantine tax structure"
  • adjective:   of or relating to or characteristic of the Byzantine Empire or the ancient city of Byzantium
  • adjective:   of or relating to the Eastern Orthodox Church or the rites performed in it
    Example: "Byzantine monks"
  • adjective:   characterized by elaborate scheming and intrigue; devious
    Example: "Byzantine methods for holding on to his chairmanship"

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