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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·pre·hen·si·ble /-ˈhɛn(t)səbəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·pre·hen·si·ble a.
 1. Capable of being comprehended, included, or comprised.
    Lest this part of knowledge should seem to any not comprehensible by axiom, we will set down some heads of it.   --Bacon.
 2. Capable of being understood; intelligible; conceivable by the mind.
    The horizon sets the bounds . . . between what is and what is not comprehensible by us.   --Locke.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : capable of being comprehended or understood; "an idea
            comprehensible to the average mind" [syn: comprehendible]
            [ant: incomprehensible]