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ˌæp ərˈsivap·per·ceive

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  1. apperceiveverb

    perceive in terms of a past experience


  1. apperceiveverb

    To perceive.

  2. apperceiveverb

    To be aware of perceiving; to understand a perception by linking it mentally with a mass of existing ideas of the same object.

  3. Etymology: From aperceveir, apercevoir, from late *, from ad- + percipere.


  1. apperceive

    Apperception (from the Latin ad-, "to, toward" and percipere, "to perceive, gain, secure, learn, or feel") is any of several aspects of perception and consciousness in such fields as psychology, philosophy and epistemology.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apperceiveverb

    to perceive; to comprehend

  2. Etymology: [F. apercevoir, fr. L. ad + percipere, perceptum, to perceive. See Perceive.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apperceive in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apperceive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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