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Definitionto understand something — especially to understand it completely
- Gandalf would ascend into the tower, to discuss deep things beyond their comprehension in the high chambers of Orthanc.3.10 -- Book 3 Chapter 10 -- The Voice of Saruman (54% in)
- I fear I am beyond your comprehension.3.10 -- Book 3 Chapter 10 -- The Voice of Saruman (57% in)
- 'The star-glass?' muttered Frodo, as one answering out of sleep, hardly comprehending.4.9 -- Book 4 Chapter 9 -- Shelob's Lair (31% in)
There are no more uses of "comprehend" in The Two Towers.
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