overcomplex

overcomplex

(ˌəʊvəˈkɒmplɛks)
adj
excessively complicated, intricate, or involved: an overcomplex pattern.
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Draconian penalties are threatened against those standing who infringe the present overcomplex and inhibiting electoral law.
Their detailed report, which coincided with the launch of the Government's Post-16 Skills Plan, found "serious problems" with an existing system that was "overcomplex" and failed the needs of individuals and employers.
Over-engineered, overcomplex, but fascinating to anyone who appreciates mechanical intricacies.
Cleveland Police upheld 19% of complaints and 24% of its investigation appeals Dame Anne Owers, chairwoman of the IPCC, said: "The figures for England and Wales show a complaints system that is both overcomplex and inconsistent, and is clearly failing to satisfy a significant number of complainants.
And this in turn leads him to suggest that much of the 2008 crisis flowed from overcomplex regulation (to which, one might add, several thousand pages of new financial regulations have since been added in the form of legislation such as Dodd-Frank).
With all the added cost in fuel and repairs to these often overcomplex machines, what you really need is height and toughness.
Even after nearly twenty years of economic reform, the historical legacy makes it difficult for SOEs to adopt new practices (Ding/Goodall/Warner 2000) and hence their management structure remains overcomplex and inclined to redundancy.
In practice, the patient most affected by this tendency toward overcomplex medication doesn't really seem to care.
Sir David was appointed after the Government described the current regulation set-up as 'outdated, inflexible, overcomplex and insufficiently transparent'.
I agree with Curthoys that certain ways of doing feminist theory are poorly oriented to activism, overcomplex and inaccessible, genuflect to fashionable male theorists and ignore women's contributions.
Some might find them a touch overcomplex, as if they'd taken one prerequisite for Northern pub food - quantity - and responded by throwing as many flavours and textures onto the plate as the kitchen could manage.