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  1. Newbie
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    acquisecing in this state of affairs

    Hi
    can you please tell me meaning of acquiescing in this state of affairs in this sentence :To understand that literacy may be declining because it is less centeral to some aspects of every day life is not the same as acquiescing in this state of affair
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  2. Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: acquisecing in this state of affairs

    http://www.onelook.com/?w=acquiesce&ls=a
    Understanding it does not mean that you accept it.

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