apprehending
index attachment (seizure), conscious (aware), knowing

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  • Apprehending — Apprehend Ap pre*hend ([a^]p pr[ e]*h[e^]nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Apprehended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Apprehending}.] [L. apprehendere; ad + prehendere to lay hold of, seize; prae before + hendere (used only in comp.); akin to Gr. chanda nein to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apprehending — ap·pre·hend || ‚æprɪ hend v. be afraid; catch, arrest; understand, conceive; anticipate …   English contemporary dictionary

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