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acquire
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Candide
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  • In all our Italy we write only what we do not think; those who inhabit the country of the Caesars and the Antoninuses dare not acquire a single idea without the permission of a Dominican friar.
  • " ’I was born at Naples,’ said he, ’there they geld two or three thousand children every year; some die of the operation, others acquire a voice more beautiful than that of women, and others are raised to offices of state.

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

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