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acquirement

[uh-kwahyuh r-muh nt] /əˈkwaɪər mənt/
noun
1.
the act of acquiring, especially the gaining of knowledge or mental attributes.
2.
Often, acquirements. something that is acquired, especially an acquired ability or attainment.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; acquire + -ment
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  • However, demands regarding the acquirement of knowledge in life post transplantation are high.
  • It supports acquirement of competencies that officers need to begin their careers, with emphasis on officership and readiness.

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