ACQUIRED

adjective. Expressing a reply, form of conduct, concept, or data that has been discovered or even created based on experiences instead of being natural.

ACQUIRED: "Marybeth acquired a lot of her knowledge about the nursing profession throughout her years of experience being an EMT."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "ACQUIRED," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/acquired/ (accessed July 25, 2017).
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