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ə'kwaɪər
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Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb
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(动) As a verb
  1. Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes).
  2. Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect.
  3. Gain through experience.
  4. Gain knowledge or skills.
  5. Come into the possession of something concrete or abstract.
  6. Win something through one's efforts.
  7. Locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar.
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