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apprehend

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apprehend/ˌæprɪˈhɛnd/verb
apprehendsapprehendedapprehending
apprehend
/ˌæprɪˈhɛnd/
verb
apprehendsapprehendedapprehending
Learner's definition of APPREHEND  
[+ object]formal
of police  : to arrest (someone) for a crime : to catch (a criminal or suspect)
somewhat old-fashioned  : to notice and understand (something) : perceive
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