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apprehensible

adjective ap·pre·hen·si·ble \ˌa-pri-ˈhen(t)-sə-bəl\

Definition of APPREHENSIBLE

:  capable of being apprehended <an easily apprehensible truth>
ap·pre·hen·si·bly \-blē\ adverb

Examples of APPREHENSIBLE

  1. <some of the moon's more interesting features are apprehensible even to someone with a more modestly powered telescope>
  2. <a teacher who favored preachy stories that had an easily apprehensible moral>

First Known Use of APPREHENSIBLE

15th century

Rhymes with APPREHENSIBLE

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