acquirement

[uh-kwahyuhr-muhnt]
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:
1620–30; acquire + -ment

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acquire (əˈkwaɪə)
 
vb
(tr) to get or gain (something, such as an object, trait, or ability), esp more or less permanently
 
[C15: via Old French from Latin acquīrere, from ad- in addition + quaerere to get, seek]
 
ac'quirable
 
adj
 
ac'quirement
 
n
 
ac'quirer
 
n

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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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