comprehensio

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Etymology[edit]

From comprehendō ‎(seize, apprehend; perceive, observe).

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Noun[edit]

comprehensiō f ‎(genitive comprehensiōnis); third declension

  1. a seizing, taking hold of, catching; arrest, apprehension
  2. a comprehension, perception, idea, understanding
  3. an expression, style
  4. a region, area, zone

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Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative comprehensiō comprehensiōnēs
genitive comprehensiōnis comprehensiōnum
dative comprehensiōnī comprehensiōnibus
accusative comprehensiōnem comprehensiōnēs
ablative comprehensiōne comprehensiōnibus
vocative comprehensiō comprehensiōnēs

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