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apprehender (s) (noun), apprehenders (pl)
1. Someone who seizes or arrests another person in the name of justice: In a short time, the policeman was praised for being the apprehender of the robber of the bank.
2. A person who knows or understands: Mark was the most qualified apprehender of the chemical process for the new medicine because no one else could come up with a product as good as his.
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