digest, disgest (v.)
understand, interpret, comprehend
Cor I.i.148[Menenius to Citizens] digest things rightly / Touching the weal o'th' common [F: disgest]
Cor III.i.131[Coriolanus to Brutus, of the citizens] How shall this bosom multiplied digest / The Senate's courtesy?
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