Definition Gain

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Definition

to gain: to obtain, to get, to acquire; to increase
verb
He's really gaining in popularity. He's much more popular than he was last year.'
We have nothing to gain from your offer. There are no benefits for us at all.
to gain weight to become heavier

a gain: an increase; an advance, a progress; a benefit, an advantage, a plus, a bonus
noun
the gains in productivity the increase in productivity or production

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