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acquaintance

noun

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knowledge gained by personal experience
  • Tiffany's acquaintance with cows is limited to a long-ago visit to a petting zoo when she was three

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The first known use of acquaintance was in the 13th century

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“Acquaintance.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/acquaintance. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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