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attainment

noun uk   /əˈteɪn.mənt/ us  
[U] formal the act of achieving something: the attainment of a goal attainment targetsSuccess and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures [C usually plural] UK formal Someone's attainments are the things they have done and the skills they have learned.Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures
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