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English definition of “incomprehension”

incomprehension

noun [U]     /ɪnˌkɒm.prɪˈhen.ʃən/ US  /ˌɪn.kɑːm-/ formal
a person's failure or inability to understand something: She stared at him in total incomprehension. a look of blank incomprehensionDifficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuse
(Definition of incomprehension noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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