Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) Acquisition is the act of getting something, often by buying it.

Examples: (noun) Studies of language acquisition show that it’s easier for children to learn language than for adults. (noun) The judge ruled that the acquisition of the company was illegal.

Synonyms: nouns: purchase.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 2 A

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