comprehensible

[kom-pri-hen-suh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being comprehended or understood; intelligible.
Also, comprehendible [kom-pri-hen-duh-buhl] .


Origin:
1520–30; < Latin comprehēnsibilis. See comprehension, -ible

comprehensibility, comprehensibleness, noun
comprehensibly, adverb
intercomprehensibility, noun
noncomprehendible, adjective
noncomprehensible, adjective
noncomprehensiblely, adverb
uncomprehensible, adjective
uncomprehensibleness, noun
uncomprehensibly, adverb

comprehensible, comprehensive.
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comprehensible (ˌkɒmprɪˈhɛnsəbəl)
 
adj
capable of being comprehended
 
comprehensi'bility
 
n
 
compre'hensibleness
 
n
 
compre'hensibly
 
adv

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comprehensible
1520s, "able to be contained," from L. comprehensibilem, from comprehensus, pp. of comphrehendere (see comprehend). Meaning "able to be understood" is from c.1600.

comprehendible
1814, from comprehend; a rare native formation alongside comprehensible.
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Example sentences
People will recommend the barely comprehendible comments, into the high heavens.
Revisions to the minimum qualifications were recommended to make them more
  comprehendible and easier to read.
The information will be viewable in an easily comprehendible format on a video
  monitor.
Were the statutes sufficiently comprehendible, the legislature would have no
  need to enact clarifications.
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