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acquisition
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  • That she will faithfully apply herself to the acquisition of those accomplishments, upon the exercise of which she will be ultimately dependent.
  • It was his naval way of mentioning generally that I was an acquisition to any society.
  • His calling is the acquisition of secrets and the holding possession of such power as they give him, with no sharer or opponent in it.
  • "Why, Mr. Carstone," said Mrs. Badger, "is very well and is, I assure you, a great acquisition to our society.

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  • From the fifth grade onward, most vocabulary acquisition occurs incidentally while reading.
  • Her primary focus is on the acquisition of money and the things it can buy.

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