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Synonyms for grasp

Synonyms for grasp

to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to perceive directly with the intellect

an act or means of holding something

firm control


a strong or powerful influence


the ability or power to seize or attain

Synonyms for grasp

understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something

the limit of capability

an intellectual hold or understanding


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hold firmly

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Out of some 30,000 known kinds of fishes in the world, the seahorse family is the only one to have evolved any form of tail that grasps a perch.
We look forward to the Grasp suite of products and solutions complimenting ABC Global's existing catalogue of services available to its members.
3: Customer now uses gun-side shoulder and whole upper body to push gun hand and frame forward, while support hand firmly grasps the slide as the frame runs under it until slide has reached full retraction.
The needed force to close all four fingers around an object was reduced by 45 percent, and the grasp improvement on an object reduced slippage by 52 percent.
Grasp and Hickory will begin working over the next few months to introduce the Grasp product and service offerings to Hickory's members as well as collaborate to find ways to further help the Hickory membership grow their businesses.
Prof Wyatt said: "The system we have developed allows the robot to assess the object and generate hundreds of different grasp options.
Doug Cress, programme coordinator of GRASP, said: "It is clear the protecting great apes and their forest homes will require a broad-based effort to be successful.
Are there some parts that we couldn't grasp in Gezi events, yes, there are.
Grasp trustee and spokesman Eugene Farrar, a professional musician who lost more than PS100,000 over 20 years of gambling, said: "David devoted a lot of effort to raising the profile of Grasp, but there have been other people involved so in that respect there will be no change because we have quite a cohesive team.
Grasp reflex Your baby's fingers will tightly grasp anything that's placed in her palm.
Grasp Technologies, a US-based design company, has reported its results for the first quarter in 2011.
Covering areas from chemical and mechanical hazards, through to preventing cross contamination and the dangers of dermatitis, the new Grasp Food Report is designed to reinforce the message of the importance of hand protection in an industry that is still very much reliant on the hands of workers.
This year, about 40 former gang members will have their gang tattoos removed thanks to the Gang Rescue and Support Project (GRASP), a nonprofit group in Colorado, reported The Denver Post GRASP partners with a tattoo removal company called Ink-B-Gone to provide free services to youths between the ages of 14 and 21.
Grasp is an innovative mobile and web study solution that uses a proven learning method to help learners master unfamiliar concepts or prepare for an exam.