Definition of Acquisition in English :

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Acquisition meaning in English

Meaning of Acquisition in English

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Acquisition

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Noun

1. acquisition

the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something

Example Sentences:
'the acquisition of wealth'
'the acquisition of one company by another'

2. acquisition

something acquired

Example Sentences:
'a recent acquisition by the museum'

3. acquisition, learning

the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge

Example Sentences:
'the child's acquisition of language'

4. accomplishment, acquirement, acquisition, attainment, skill

an ability that has been acquired by training

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Acquisition

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noun
1. 
the act of acquiring or gaining possession
2. 
something acquired
3. 
a person or thing of special merit added to a group
4. astronautics
the process of locating a spacecraft, satellite, etc, esp by radar, in order to gather tracking and telemetric information

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Acquisition

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noun
1. 
an acquiring or being acquired
2. 
something or someone acquired or added

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Acquisition

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n.
1. The act of acquiring.
2. Something acquired or gained: added two new acquisitions to my library.

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