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admittance

the act of entering; the permission to enter: Only members are allowed admittance.
Not to be confused with:
admission – access: Admission is on the side of the building.; entrance fee: For the price of admission, you get to see two shows; confession of guilt: His admission of the crime got him a lighter sentence.
Abused, Confused, & Misused Words by Mary Embree Copyright © 2007, 2013 by Mary Embree

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.
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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
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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)
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admittance

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

noun
1. The state of being allowed entry:
2. The right to enter or make use of:
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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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

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
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

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
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

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"
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

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
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ad·mit·tance

n. entrada, admisión.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
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