Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The character of being comprehensible. The character of being such that it may be included.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. The quality or state of being comprehensible; capability of being understood.
- n. the quality of comprehensible language or thought
“In speaking here concerning "comprehensibility," the ex - pression is used in its most modest sense.”
“When Krenek, who had made his name in Europe as the composer of Johnny Spielt Auf, denounced the American requirement of "comprehensibility" as an automatic dilutant, he was really saying that that there was nobody to pay him for incomprehensibility.”
“Technical complexity and volume have grown in recent years at the expense of comprehensibility," he said.”
“But perhaps there are some companies which really do not want "comprehensibility.”
“See you are incredibly stupid and brainwashed beyond any comprehensibility.”
“He believed, in a way that far outstripped his contemporaries, in the comprehensibility of God's creation, because it was God's creation.”
“As Einstein said, “One may say the eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.””
“Google's new policy is exemplary in its brevity, comprehensibility, and candor.”
“I like to think of character types as lamps of focus, around which the world resolves itself into comprehensibility.”
“Einstein once commented, in reference to the power of mathematics, "The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.”
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