acquirement

[uh-kwahyuh r-muh nt]
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noun
  1. the act of acquiring, especially the gaining of knowledge or mental attributes.
  2. Often acquirements. something that is acquired, especially an acquired ability or attainment.

Origin of acquirement

First recorded in 1620–30; acquire + -ment
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Related Words for acquirement

attainment, acquisition, skill, feat, achievement, gain

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