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used in Flowers for Algernon -- Short Story

2 uses
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obtain (come into the possession of something)
  • What's wrong with a man becoming intelligent and wanting to acquire knowledge and understanding of the world around him?
    p. 13.1
acquire = come into possession of
  • Here is the place for the application of all the knowledge I have acquired.
    p. 17.1
acquired = obtained (come into possession of)
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