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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Agent noun of apprehend; one who apprehends.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who apprehends.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who seizes or arrests.
  • n. One who discerns or recognizes mentally.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who knows or apprehends
  • n. a person who seizes or arrests (especially a person who seizes or arrests in the name of justice)


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