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acquire
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • By representing himself as a single man he acquired complete influence over her, and he gave her to understand that in the event of her obtaining a divorce from her husband he would marry her.

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  • Children acquire language at an amazing rate.
  • They are working to acquire nuclear weapons.

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