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attain

verb [T]  /əˈteɪn/ us  
to achieve something difficult to do or obtain: You need financial security in order to attain emotional well-being.
attainable
adjective  /əˈteɪ·nə·bəl/ us  
You need to set goals that are clear and attainable.
attainment
noun [C/U]  /əˈteɪn·mənt/ us  
fml [U] Abiola pledged his life to the attainment of justice.
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