Pronunciation: (u-kwiz'i-tiv), [key]
tending or seeking to acquire and own, often greedily; eager to get wealth, possessions, etc.: our acquisitive impulses; acquisitive societies. Also,ac•quis•i•to•ryPronunciation: (u kwiz'i tôr"ē, -tōr"ē). [key]
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