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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Comprise  \Com*prise"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Comprised};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Comprising}.]  [From  F.  compris,  comprise,  p.  p.  of 
  comprendre  L.  comprehendere  See  {Comprehend}.] 
  To  comprehend;  to  include. 
 
  Comprise  much  matter  in  few  words  --Hocker. 
 
  Friendship  does  two  souls  in  one  comprise.  --Roscommon. 
 
  Syn:  To  embrace;  include;  comprehend;  contain;  encircle; 
  inclose;  involve;  imply. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  comprising 
  n  :  the  act  of  comprising  something  [syn:  {comprehension}] 




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