acquist

acquist

(əˈkwɪst)
n
an acquisition
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His [God's] servants he with new acquist Of true experience from this great event With peace and consolation hath dismist, And calm of mind all passion spent.
Cramlington-based Acquist was set up seven months ago by estate agent Paul Reynolds and his former bank manager, Paul Barwick.
C S Lewis, author of the original story (which the RSC turned into a musical) apparently used to enquire of his students after an hour's tutorial, whether they felt any "new acquist of true experience from this great event" - the event being a Lewis tutorial.