What does acquisition mean?
The definition of acquisition
Ac`qui*si”tion, n.
Etym: [L. acquisitio, fr. acquirere: cf. F. acquisition. See Acquire.]

1 The act or process of acquiring. The acquisition or loss of a province. Macaulay.
2 The thing acquired or gained; an acquirement; a gain; as, learning is an acquisition.

Synonyms
— See Acquirement.