Acquiring

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Acquiring Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of acquiring something; "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he''s much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of acquiring something; "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Acquiring'


  • Acquiring bank: An acquiring bank (or acquirer) is a bank or financial institution that processes credit or debit card payments on behalf of a merchant. The term acquirer
  • Acquiring the Taste: reissue) "allmusic ((( Acquiring the Taste > Overview )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-12-05.  "Gentle Giant - Acquiring The Taste (LP, Album) at

'Acquiring' example sentence in quotations


* Do something every day that you don't want to do this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain. - Mark Twain

* Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons. - Richard Buckminster Fuller

* Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit. - W. Somerset Maugham


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Acquiring Sample Sentences in News


  • Report: 76ers waive Turiaf after acquiring him
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  • BPI enters JV for merchant acquiring business
    Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) has entered into a joint venture, for its Merchant Acquiring business, with Global Payments, Inc. (GPN), a leading payment services provider headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, BPI said it will buy into GPN’s Philippine subsidiary, Global Payments Asia Pacific-Philippines, Inc. Read more on this news related to 'Acquiring'
  • Morrisville Borough Council shows interest in acquiring M.R. Reiter Elementary School site for public parkland
    MORRISVILLE Borough council has unanimously agreed to tell the Morrisville School District that the borough is possibly interested in acquiring the now-shuttered M.R. Reiter Elementary School property and turn it into a public park. Read more on this news related to 'Acquiring'

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