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acknowledgement

noun [C] ( also acknowledgment)
 
 
/əkˈnɒlɪdʒmənt/ COMMUNICATIONS
a letter or email to say that you have received something that someone sent to you: I applied for five jobs, but only got three acknowledgements. →  See also functional acknowledgement
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