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acquirement

[ uh-kwahyuh r-muh nt ]
/ əˈkwaɪər mənt /
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noun

the act of acquiring, especially the gaining of knowledge or mental attributes.
Often acquirements. something that is acquired, especially an acquired ability or attainment.

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RELATED WORDS

attainment, acquisition, skill, feat, achievement, gain

Nearby words

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Origin of acquirement

First recorded in 1620–30; acquire + -ment
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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