admittance


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ad·mit·tance

 (ăd-mĭt′ns)
n.
1. The act of admitting or entering: approved the admittance of new students into the college.
2. Permission to enter: a pass that guarantees admittance to the nightclub.
3. Symbol YElectricity The reciprocal of impedance.

admittance

(ədˈmɪtəns)
n
1. the right or authority to enter
2. the act of giving entrance
3. (Electronics) the act of giving entrance
4. (General Physics) the act of giving entrance
5. (Electrical Engineering) electrical engineering the reciprocal of impedance, usually measured in siemens. It can be expressed as a complex quantity, the real part of which is the conductance and the imaginary part the susceptance. Symbol: y

ad•mit•tance

(ædˈmɪt ns)

n.
1. permission or right to enter: admittance to the exhibit room.
2. an act of admitting.
3. actual entrance.
4. the measure of the ability of an electrical circuit to conduct an alternating current, consisting of two components, conductance and susceptance; the reciprocal of impedance. Symbol: Y
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.admittance - the right to enteradmittance - the right to enter      
right - an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; "they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights"; "Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt; "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"
door - anything providing a means of access (or escape); "we closed the door to Haitian immigrants"; "education is the door to success"
2.admittance - the act of admitting someone to enteradmittance - the act of admitting someone to enter; "the surgery was performed on his second admission to the clinic"
incoming, ingress, entering, entrance, entry - the act of entering; "she made a grand entrance"
readmission - the act of admitting someone again; "the surgery was performed on his readmission to the clinic"
matric, matriculation - admission to a group (especially a college or university)

admittance

noun access, entry, way in, passage, entrance, reception, acceptance He is trying to gain admittance into medical school.

admittance

noun
1. The state of being allowed entry:
2. The right to enter or make use of:
Translations
إذْن بِالدُّخُولدُخُول
vstup
adgangadmittans
AdmittanzZugangZutritt
admittanssikulkulupakulkuoikeusmyöntäminensisäänkäynti
admitancijapristup
aîgangur
入場許可
입장
inträde
การอนุญาตให้เข้าได้
giriş hakkıgiriş izni/hakkı
vào/được phép vào

admittance

[ədˈmɪtəns] Nentrada f
to gain admittanceconseguir entrar
he was refused admittancese le negó la entrada
"no admittance"se prohíbe la entrada, prohibida la entrada

admittance

[ədˈmɪtəns] n (= entry) → entrée f
"no admittance" → "défense d'entrer"
no admittance to people under 18 → entrée interdite aux moins de 18 ans
to refuse sb admittance → refuser de laisser entrer qn
to gain admittance to sth → être admis(e) dans qch

admittance

n (to building) → Zutritt m(to zu), Einlass m (→ to in +acc); (to club) → Zulassung f(to zu), Aufnahme f (→ to in +acc); I gained admittance to the hallmir wurde der Zutritt zum Saal gestattet; I was denied admittancemir wurde der Zutritt verwehrt or verweigert; no admittance except on businessZutritt für Unbefugte verboten

admittance

[ədˈmɪtns] ningresso
they refused me admittance → mi hanno rifiutato il permesso di entrare
to gain admittance → riuscire a entrare
"no admittance" → "vietato l'ingresso"

admit

(ədˈmit) past tense, past participle adˈmitted verb
1. to allow to enter. This ticket admits one person.
2. to say that one accepts as true. He admitted (that) he was wrong.
adˈmissible (-səbl) adjective
allowable. admissible evidence.
adˈmission (-ʃən) noun
1. being allowed to enter; entry. They charge a high price for admission.
2. (an) act of accepting the truth of (something). an admission of guilt.
adˈmittance noun
the right or permission to enter. The notice said `No admittance'.
adˈmittedly adverb
as is generally accepted. Admittedly, she is not well.

admittance

دُخُول vstup adgang Zugang είσοδος entrada sisäänpääsy droit d’entrée pristup ammissione 入場許可 입장 toelating adgang wstęp admissão доступ inträde การอนุญาตให้เข้าได้ giriş hakkı vào/được phép vào 准入

ad·mit·tance

n. entrada, admisión.
References in classic literature ?
No one ever regretted the admittance of Sam Weller, for a more devoted, well-behaved, and jovial member no club could have.
Your efforts will not prevail; for our gates shall for ever deny you admittance.
She stole softly into the hall, and, herself invisible, gazed through the dusty side-lights of the portal at the young, blooming, and very cheerful face which presented itself for admittance into the gloomy old mansion.
My own loss is great," be continued, "in being obliged to leave so agreeable a party; but I am the more concerned, as I fear my presence is necessary to gain your admittance at Whitwell.
Not a tie links me to any living thing: not a claim do I possess to admittance under any roof in England.
Being unable to remove the chain, I jumped over, and, running up the flagged causeway bordered with straggling gooseberry-bushes, knocked vainly for admittance, till my knuckles tingled and the dogs howled.
On Sundays, Miss Pross dined at the Doctor's table, but on other days persisted in taking her meals at unknown periods, either in the lower regions, or in her own room on the second floor--a blue chamber, to which no one but her Ladybird ever gained admittance.
Conversation was here interrupted by the entrance of the porter's page, who announced that there was a stranger at the gate, imploring admittance and hospitality,
When I was just preparing to pay my attendance on the emperor of Blefuscu, a considerable person at court (to whom I had been very serviceable, at a time when he lay under the highest displeasure of his imperial majesty) came to my house very privately at night, in a close chair, and, without sending his name, desired admittance.
I made very many attempts, but in vain, to obtain admittance.
She soon returned saying that three Calenders, all blind in the right eye, and all with their heads, faces, and eyebrows clean shaved, begged for admittance, as they were newly arrived in Bagdad, and night had already fallen.
Anyone who picked an apple gained admittance into the golden castle, and there in a silver room sat an enchanted Princess of surpassing fairness and beauty.