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apprehend
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War and Peace
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apprehend
Used in
War and Peace
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  • "He is not to be apprehended by reason, but by life," said the Mason.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The third consideration is the degree to which we apprehend that endless chain of causation inevitably demanded by reason, in which each phenomenon comprehended, and therefore man's every action, must have its definite place as a result of what has gone before and as a cause of what will follow.  (not reviewed by editor)

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