Incorporation vs Acquisition - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between incorporation and acquisition

is that incorporation is the act of incorporating, or the state of being incorporated while acquisition is the act or process of acquiring.

incorporation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of incorporating, or the state of being incorporated.
  • The union of different ingredients in one mass; mixture; combination; synthesis.
  • The union of something with a body already existing; association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman republic.
  • The act of creating a corporation.
  • A body incorporated; a corporation.
  • acquisition

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act or process of acquiring.
  • The acquisition of sports equipment can be fun in itself.
  • The thing acquired or gained; a gain.
  • ''That graphite tennis racquet is quite an acquisition .

    Synonyms

    * (an act of acquiring) accession, procurement * (a thing acquired) accession, acquirement