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apprehensions

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plural of apprehension

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1 the act of taking into one's control by authority of law
  • apprehension of the burglar set the neighborhood at ease

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2 the knowledge gained from the process of coming to know or understand something
  • a good apprehension of how computer systems work

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“Apprehensions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/apprehensions. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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