Meaning of COMPREHENSION in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ kɒmprɪhenʃ(ə)n ]
Comprehension is the ability to understand something. ( FORMAL )
This was utterly beyond her comprehension.
Comprehension is full knowledge and understanding of the meaning of something. ( FORMAL )
They turned to one another with the same expression of dawning comprehension, surprise, and relief.
When pupils do comprehension , they do an exercise to find out how well they understand a piece of spoken or written language.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006