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Learning vs. Acquisition

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Learningnoun

(uncountable) An act in which something is learned.

Acquisitionnoun

The act or process of acquiring.

‘The acquisition of sports equipment can be fun in itself.’;

Learningnoun

(uncountable) Accumulated knowledge.

‘The department head was also a scholar of great learning.’;

Acquisitionnoun

The thing acquired or gained; a gain.

‘That graphite tennis racquet is quite an acquisition.’;

Learningnoun

(countable) Something that has been learned

Acquisitionnoun

(computing) The process of sampling signals that measure real world physical conditions and converting these signals into digital numeric values that can be manipulated by a computer.

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Learningverb

present participle of learn

‘I'm learning to ride a unicycle.’;

Acquisitionnoun

The act or process of acquiring.

‘The acquisition or loss of a province.’;

Learningnoun

The acquisition of knowledge or skill; as, the learning of languages; the learning of telegraphy.

Acquisitionnoun

The purchase of one commercial enterprise by another, whether for cash, or in a trade of stock of the purchasing company for that of the purchased company.

Learningnoun

The knowledge or skill received by instruction or study; acquired knowledge or ideas in any branch of science or literature; erudition; literature; science; as, he is a man of great learning.

Acquisitionnoun

The thing acquired or gained; an acquirement; a gain; as, learning is an acquisition.

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Learningnoun

the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge;

‘the child's acquisition of language’;

Acquisitionnoun

the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something;

‘the acquisition of wealth’; ‘the acquisition of one company by another’;

Learningnoun

profound scholarly knowledge

Acquisitionnoun

something acquired;

‘a recent acquisition by the museum’;

Learningnoun

the acquisition of knowledge or skills through study, experience, or being taught

‘an important learning process’; ‘these children experienced difficulties in learning’;

Acquisitionnoun

the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge;

‘the child's acquisition of language’;

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Learningnoun

knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught

‘I liked to parade my learning in front of my sisters’;

Acquisitionnoun

an ability that has been acquired by training

Learning

Learning is the process of acquiring new understanding, knowledge, behaviors, skills, values, attitudes, and preferences. The ability to learn is possessed by humans, animals, and some machines; there is also evidence for some kind of learning in certain plants.

Acquisitionnoun

an asset or object bought or obtained, typically by a library or museum

‘the legacy will be used for new acquisitions’;

Acquisitionnoun

a purchase of one company by another

‘the company intends to grow within itself rather than by acquisition’; ‘there were many acquisitions among travel agents’;

Acquisitionnoun

the buying or obtaining of assets or objects

‘western culture places a high value on material acquisition’;

Acquisitionnoun

the learning or developing of a skill, habit, or quality

‘the acquisition of management skills’;

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