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Comprehend

Com`pre`hend´
v. t.1.To contain; to embrace; to include; as, the states comprehended in the Austrian Empire.
Who hath . . . comprehended the dust of the earth in a measure.
- Is. xl. 12.
2.To take in or include by construction or implication; to comprise; to imply.
3.To take into the mind; to grasp with the understanding; to apprehend the meaning of; to understand.
At a loss to comprehend the question.
- W. Irwing.
Great things doeth he, which we can not comprehend.
- Job. xxxvii. 5.
Verb1.comprehend - get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
2.comprehend - to become aware of through the senses; "I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon"
Synonyms: perceive
3.comprehend - include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory; "This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group"
Synonyms: embrace, encompass, cover
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