apprehensible

[ ap-ri-hen-suh-buhl ]
/ ˌæp rɪˈhɛn sə bəl /

adjective

capable of being understood.

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Origin of apprehensible

1625–35; <Late Latin apprehēnsibilis<Latin apprehēns(us) grasped (past participle of apprehendere), equivalent to apprehend- (see apprehend) + -t(us) past participle suffix + -ibilis-ible

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British Dictionary definitions for apprehensible

apprehensible
/ (ˌæprɪˈhɛnsɪbəl) /

adjective

capable of being comprehended or grasped mentally

Derived forms of apprehensible

apprehensibility, nounapprehensibly, adverb
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