Origin of apprehensible
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After all, a synthesis is what you want: it is the case you have to judge brought to an apprehensible issue for you.Preface to Androcles and the Lion|George Bernard Shaw
He was beyond that state in which any difference was apprehensible between one thing and another.Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)|F. Marion Crawford
Do we ever apprehend objects by the light of God without apprehending the light which renders them apprehensible?Fundamental Philosophy, Vol. I (of 2)|Jaime Luciano Balmes
Indeed in some cases the sense of the passage is not apprehensible.Concord Days|A. Bronson Alcott
Let us retrace, but in such a form as to be apprehensible by all readers.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. 1 (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
late 15c., from Latin apprehensibilis "that can be seized," from apprehens-, past participle stem of apprehendere (see apprehend).