Definition of on the understanding that
- She agreed to do the work on the understanding that she would be paid now.
: a mental grasp : comprehension
: the power of comprehending
: the power to make experience intelligible by applying concepts and categories
: knowing, intelligent
: endowed with understanding : tolerant, sympathetic
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