A building, place, or institution devoted to the acquisition, conservation, study, exhibition, and educational interpretation of objects having scientific, historical, or artistic value.
Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books.
The library's latest acquisitions were donated by a millionaire.
The school has a valuable new acquisition.
1. 获得, 取得[U]
He devotes his time to the acquisition of knowledge.
2. 获得物; 增添的人(或物)[C]
This dress is Amy's new acquisition.