clear distinct
comprehendible comprehendible adj. able to be understood. Opposite of {incomprehensible}.

Note: [Narrower terms: {clear, distinct}] Also See: {clear}, {explicable}, {fathomable}, {intelligible}.

Syn: comprehensible. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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