Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A catching in the act; discovery.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A catching; discovery.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A catching or seizing unawares; a discovering.

Etymologies

Latin deprehensio. See deprehend. (Wiktionary)

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