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Definitions of apprehension:
  • noun:   the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
  • noun:   painful expectation
  • noun:   fearful expectation or anticipation
    Example: "The student looked around the examination room with apprehension"
  • noun:   the cognitive condition of someone who understands

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