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Definitions of acquisition:
  • noun:   the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something
    Example: "The acquisition of wealth"
  • noun:   something acquired
    Example: "A recent acquisition by the museum"
  • noun:   the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge
    Example: "The child's acquisition of language"
  • noun:   an ability that has been acquired by training

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