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Part of speech: Adjective


Part of speech: Verb

To get possession of; gain; acquire; as, to obtain knowledge; win; procure.

Part of speech: Verb

To be established in practice or use; to prevall or be in fashion; as, widely different customs obtain in different countries.

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