acceptance, acceptation, acquirement, appropriation, assumption, attainment, find, gain, gleaning, intaking, obtainment of property, possession, procuration, procurement, realization, receival, receiving, reception, recipience, stealing, taking
associated concepts: acquisition by purchase, acquisition of assets, acquisition of property, acquisition value
- Qui acquirit sibi acquirit haeredibus. — He who acquires for himself acquires for his heirs.II index accession (enlargement), adverse possession, appropriation (taking), assumption (adoption), boom (prosperity), collection (accumulation), cumulation, distress (seizure), profit, realization, receipt (act of receiving), recovery (repossession), replevin, takeover, taking
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.The process of acquiring; something acquired.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
In the context of business combinations, the application of resources by an enterprise to obtain ownership or control of another enterprise.
Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010.