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ac·quired

 (ə-kwīrd′)
adj.
1. Gained by one's own efforts.
2. Of or relating to a disease, condition, or characteristic that is not congenital but develops after birth.
3. Resulting from exposure to something, such as an antigen or antibiotic.

acquired

(əˈkwaɪəd)
adj
1. obtained, through buying or being given
2. obtained by learning
3. having developed, esp during the course of one's day-to-day life or experience. See also acquired taste
4. used to describe something one is starting to suffer from
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.acquired - gotten through environmental forcesacquired - gotten through environmental forces; "acquired characteristics (such as a suntan or a broken nose) cannot be passed on"
nonheritable, noninheritable - not inheritable
Translations
adquirido

acquired

[əˈkwaɪəd] ADJadquirido
an acquired tasteun gusto adquirido

acquired

[əˈkwaɪərd] adjacquis(e)
an acquired taste → un goût acquis
acquired wealth → richesse acquiseacquired immune deficiency syndrome nSyndrome m immuno-déficitaire acquis

acquired

[əˈkwaɪəd] adjacquisito/a
it's an acquired taste → è una cosa che si impara ad apprezzare

ac·quired

a. adquirido-a; contraído-a;
___ reflexreflejo condicionado.
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