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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Embroilment  \Em*broil"ment\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  embrouillement.] 
  The  act  of  embroiling,  or  the  condition  of  being  embroiled; 
  entanglement  in  a  broil.  --Bp.  Burnet. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  embroilment 
  n  :  an  intricate  and  confusing  interpersonal  or  political 
  situation  [syn:  {imbroglio}] 




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