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English definition of “acquisition”

acquisition

noun     /ˌækwɪˈzɪʃən/
PROCESS [U] the process of learning or getting something: children's acquisition of language Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
NEW THING [C] something that you get, usually by buying it: And the hat - is that a recent acquisition?Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of thingsBelongings and possessions
(Definition of acquisition noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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