deprehendo

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From + prēhendo (seize, catch); from prae (before) + *hendo (used only in comp.); akin to Ancient Greek χανδάνω (khandánō, hold, contain) and English get.

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present active dēprehendō, present infinitive dēprehendere, perfect active dēprehendī, supine dēprehensum

  1. I take away, seize, snatch.
  2. I overtake.
  3. I catch.
  4. I surprise, apprehend, detect, find out, discover.
  5. I confine.
  6. I embarrass.
  7. I comprehend, understand, perceive, detect, discover, discern, observe.

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