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We acquired the company for 100 million dollars.
his newly acquired BMW
The business was acquired from Orion four years ago.
How can such a large quantity of knowledge be acquired?
the way children acquire language
I’ve never really acquired a taste for wine.
Decaffeinated coffee is an acquired taste.
We want people to acquire the habit of using public transportation instead of their cars.
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