unelaborate


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unelaborate

(ˌʌnɪˈlæbərət)
adj
not elaborate; not overly or richly detailed
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Adj.1.unelaborate - not elaborateunelaborate - not elaborate; lacking rich or complex detail
plain - not elaborate or elaborated; simple; "plain food"; "stuck to the plain facts"; "a plain blue suit"; "a plain rectangular brick building"
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