acquisition

  • 1 acquisition — [ akizisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1283; lat. acquisitio 1 ♦ Action d acquérir. Faire l acquisition d un terrain. ⇒ achat. Dr. Acquisition à titre onéreux, à titre gratuit. Modes d acquisition de la propriété (succession, donation, contrat de vente ou d… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 ACQUISITION — (Heb. קִנְיָן; kinyan) the act whereby a person voluntarily obtains legal rights. In Jewish law almost all kinds of rights, whether proprietary (jus in rem) or contractual (jus in personam; see obligations ), can be voluntarily acquired only by… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 3 Acquisition — Desarrollador David Watanabe http://www.acquisitionx.com/ Información general Género P2P …

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  • 4 acquisition — ac·qui·si·tion /ˌa kwə zi shən/ n 1: the act or action of acquiring; specif: the obtaining of controlling interest in a company compare merger, takeover 2: a thing gained or acquired …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 acquisition — Acquisition. s. m. v. Action d acquerir. Faire un contract d acquisition. depuis cette acquisition, il n est rien arrivé. On dit, Faire une acquisition, pour dire, Acquerir. Acquisition, signifie aussi, La chose acquise. Bonne acquisition. voilà… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 6 Acquisition — Entwickler David Watanabe Aktuelle Version 132.7 (21. November 2006) Betriebssystem Mac OS X Kategorie Peer to Peer Lizenz …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 7 Acquisition — Ac qui*si tion, n. [L. acquisitio, fr. acquirere: cf. F. acquisition. See {Acquire}.] 1. The act or process of acquiring. [1913 Webster] The acquisition or loss of a province. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: (Business, Finance) The… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 acquisition — [n1] obtaining or receiving accretion, achievement, acquirement, acquiring, addition, attainment, buy, gain, gaining, learning, obtainment, possession, prize, procuration, procurement, procuring, property, purchase, pursuit, recovery, redemption …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 acquisition — Acquisition, Acquisitio. Acquisition de la seigneurie, Vsucapio. Qui a beaucoup {{o=beaucop}} d acquisitions, Peculiosus …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 10 Acquisition — Acquisition, Erwerbung …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 11 acquisition — (n.) late 14c., act of obtaining, from O.Fr. acquisicion (13c.) or directly from L. acquisitionem (nom. acquisitio), noun of action from pp. stem of acquirere get in addition, accumulate, from ad extra (see AD (Cf. ad )) + quaerere to seek to… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 acquisition — *acquirement, attainment, accomplishment Analogous words: *addition, accession, accretion, increment: *possessions, belongings, means, assets: *gift, genius, talent, aptitude: *art, skill, cunning …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 acquisition — ► NOUN 1) an object that has recently been acquired. 2) the act of acquiring …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 acquisition — [ak΄wə zish′ən] n. [L acquisitio < pp. of acquirere, ACQUIRE] 1. an acquiring or being acquired 2. something or someone acquired or added …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 acquisition — When a firm buys another firm. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Receipt, by a person registered or liable to be registered for VAT, of goods that have been supplied by a registered person in another European Union ( EU) Member State and removed… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 acquisition — (a ki zi sion ; en poésie, de cinq syllabes) s. f. 1°   Action d acquérir. Conclure une acquisition. L acquisition de l Alsace à la France par le cardinal Mazarin. •   Les nobles ne pourront faire d acquisition sur les pauvres, FÉN. Tél. XII.… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 17 Acquisition — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Acquisition >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 acquisition acquisition Sgm: N 1 gaining gaining &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 obtainment obtainment Sgm: N 1 procuration procuration procurement Sgm: N 1 purchase …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 Acquisition — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Acquisition », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) En général l acquisition est l action qui… …

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  • 19 acquisition — [[t]æ̱kwɪzɪ̱ʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦♦ acquisitions 1) N VAR: oft N of n If a company or business person makes an acquisition, they buy another company or part of a company. ...the acquisition of a profitable paper recycling company. ...the number of mergers …

    English dictionary

  • 20 ACQUISITION — s. f. Action d acquérir. Faire un contrat d acquisition. Faire une acquisition. Il a fait acquisition, l acquisition d une belle terre.   Il signifie aussi, La chose acquise. Bonne acquisition. Il lui a cédé son acquisition. Venez voir ma… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)