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was developed

Synonyms:

come into being, come out, enter, oblige, perform, play, take part, be created, be developed, be invented.
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Correct spelling:
comprehend
Definition:
To contain; to embrace; to include; as, the states comprehended in the Austrian Empire.

Synonyms:

noun
comprehend
cover, embrace, savvy, dig, perceive, grasp, apprehend, encompass, get the picture, compass.
verb
include
enclose, encompass, subsume, embody, embrace, contain, comprise, involve.
interpret
fathom.
know
discern, perceive, recognize, know.
learn
digest, study, learn, read, master, assimilate, grasp, glean, realize, understand, discover, absorb.
understand
cognize, fathom, get the picture, take in, click, see, read, envisage, tumble, assimilate, envision, get, discern, know, dig, capiche, make out, perceive, catch, grasp, appreciate, GOTCHA, conceive, apprehend, savvy, have.
Examples of usage:
  1. Between us two few words are needed to make us comprehend our past, but there will never be enough to express our coming happiness. – Juana by Honore de Balzac
  2. He was in 1704 of an age at least to be made to comprehend such things. – Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America by Edmund Burke
  3. He must be able to comprehend what he is doing. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  4. I am not such a fool or so blind as not to comprehend what you mean. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  5. All she says is in a crying tone, and what is worse, she seems not to comprehend what she says. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon

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