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comprehending

verb
present participle of comprehend

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1 to have a clear idea of
  • the age at which children can comprehend the difference between right and wrong

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2 to have a practical understanding of
  • it took me a while to comprehend algebra

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3 to have as part of a whole
  • our notion of morality should comprehend much more than proper sexual behavior

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“Comprehending.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/comprehending. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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