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apprehend
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The Fountainhead
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apprehend
Used in
The Fountainhead
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  • Wynand thought that this was the way he liked to apprehend space and time: through the power of his yacht, through the tan of Roark's skin or the sunbrown of his own arms folded before him on the rail.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The next incident of reality Toohey apprehended was his own hand dropping down on the typewriter keys: he heard the metal cough of the levers tangling and striking together, and the small jump of the carriage.  (not reviewed by editor)

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