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English definition of “acquisition”


noun [C/U]    /ˌæk·wəˈzɪʃ·ən/
the act of obtaining or beginning to have something, or something obtained : [C] The museum has made several recent acquisitions. [U] The acquisition of a new language requires a commitment of time and effort .
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