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  • I have done a mighty good thing for him in taking you abroad; your value is twice as great, with all the knowledge and taste that you have acquired.
  • She had suffered from it then; and now all her experience, all her acquired tranquillity and rigidity, protested.
  • We doctors, you know, end by acquiring fine perceptions, and it is impressed upon my sensorium that he has sat in these chairs, in a very easy attitude, and warmed himself at that fire.

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

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