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comprehend

verb [T]  us   /ˌkɑm·prəˈhend/
to understand something completely: If you don’t comprehend something, don’t be afraid to seem dumb, just speak out.
comprehensible
adjective  us   /ˌkɑm·prəˈhen·sə·bəl/
The directions were written in clear, comprehensible English.
Translations of “comprehend”
in Arabic يَفهَم…
in Korean 이해하다…
in Malaysian memahami, merangkumi…
in French comprendre…
in Turkish anlamak, kavramak…
in Italian comprendere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 充分理解, 領悟…
in Russian понимать…
in Polish pojmować…
in Vietnamese hiểu, bao gồm…
in Spanish comprender…
in Portuguese compreender…
in Thai ทำให้เข้าใจ, รวมถึง…
in German begreifen, einschließen…
in Catalan comprendre…
in Japanese ~を理解する…
in Indonesian mengerti, mencakup…
in Chinese (Simplified) 充分理解, 领悟…
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