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

 con·ver·sant /kənˈvɝsṇt ||ˈkɑnvɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·vers·ant n. One who converses with another; a convenser. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·ver·sant a.
 1. Having frequent or customary intercourse; familiary associated; intimately acquainted.
    I have been conversant with the first persons of the age.   --Dryden.
 2. Familiar or acquainted by use or study; well-informed; versed; -- generally used with with, sometimes with in.
    Deeply conversant in the Platonic philosophy.   --Dryden.
    he uses the different dialects as one who had been conversant with them all.   --Pope.
    Conversant only with the ways of men.   --Cowper.
 3. Concerned; occupied.
    Education . . . is conversant about children.   --W. Wotton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : (usually followed by `with') well informed about or knowing
            thoroughly; "conversant with business trends";
            "familiar with the complex machinery"; "he was familiar
            with those roads" [syn: conversant(p), familiar(p)]