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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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He also noted that awareness brochures have been distributed in several languages, including advice and guidance to acquaint the public with the proper ways to handle fire incidents.
According to details, ITP Education Team has begun its programme in educational institutions to arrange Road Safety Education workshops, to acquaint students with traffic laws.
Farmers Bank has announced that it had launched a financial wellness programme that would better acquaint customers with financial management.
It is to mention that representatives from ITP and Pakistan Girl Guides Association are visiting educational institutions of Islamabad and a total of 68 institutions will be visited till December to acquaint students with traffic laws.
Summary: In a run up to the forthcoming general elections the media department of Congress party is holding a two-day media workshop starting from Monday to acquaint the party members with media management during elections.
With Pittsburgh ranking third in the nation in the number of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-certified buildings, Local 95 of the International Union of Operating Engineers knew it needed to acquaint today's building specialists with the skills needed to maintain environmentally sound structures.
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