discern

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discern

verb
dis·​cern | \ di-ˈsərn, -ˈzərn \
discerned; discerning; discerns
transitive verb
1a : to detect with the eyes
1b : to detect with senses other than vision
2 : to recognize or identify as separate and distinct : discriminate
3 : to come to know or recognize mentally
intransitive verb
to see or understand the difference

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Jeff carefully perused the artwork, striving to discern the perspective of the creator.

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