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comprehend
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
to understand something — especially to understand it completely
  • That was comprehensible.
    p. 49.4
comprehensible = understandable
  • The smile comprehended Montenegro's troubled history and sympathized with the brave struggles of the Montenegrin people.
    p. 66.7
comprehended = understood
There are no more uses of "comprehend" in The Great Gatsby.

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