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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The ability to understand or know.

Usage examples (39)
  • Man is not born to solve the problem of the universe, but to find out what he has to do; and to restrain himself within the limits of his comprehension.
  • How you can do that is beyond my comprehension
  • He was famous for his comprehension of American literature
  • Studies tracking the label comprehension for Plan B show poor awareness that Plan B is not a substitute for standard contraceptives. for more
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