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comprehensions

noun
plural of comprehension

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the knowledge gained from the process of coming to know or understand something
  • the president's comprehension of the current situation in the Middle East

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“Comprehensions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/comprehensions. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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