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ap•pre•hen•sive



Pronunciation: (ap"ri-hen'siv), [key]
adj.
1. uneasy or fearful about something that might happen: apprehensive for the safety of the mountain climbers.
2. quick to learn or understand.
3. perceptive; discerning (usually fol. by of).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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