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apprehend
used in War and Peace

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Definition
to understand or perceive (see or become aware of)
  • "He is not to be apprehended by reason, but by life," said the Mason.
    Book Five — 1806-07 (7% in)
apprehended = understood
  • 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.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (94% in)
apprehend = understand
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