acquaintance

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acquaintance

Philosophy the relation between a knower and the object of his knowledge, as contrasted with knowledge by description (esp in the phrase knowledge by acquaintance)
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There Kana meets a wounded elvish princess named Veila, who mysteriously vanishes, and then makes the acquaintance of the Sokora Organized Resistance (two elves and a wood nymph).
hello there Bobby Ball (centre) makes a guest appearance in the first episode, and makes the acquaintance of (from left) Truly (Frank Thornton), Billy (Keith Clifford), Entwistle (Burt Kwouk) and Alvin (Brian Murphy) try thisAt Nora Batty's steps are (from left) Truly (Frank Thornton), Nora (Kathy Staff), Alvin (Brian Murphy) and Billy (Keith Clifford)
In this novel, the reader makes the acquaintance of Lenni, Robert, Rosa, and several others.