admittance


ad·mit·tance

noun \əd-ˈmi-tən(t)s, ad-\

: permission to enter a place or to become a member of a club, group, etc. : permission to be admitted

Full Definition of ADMITTANCE

1
a :  the act or process of admitting
b :  permission to enter
2
:  the reciprocal of the impedance of a circuit

Examples of ADMITTANCE

  1. He tried to enter the restaurant but was refused admittance.
  2. They opposed the admittance of women into the club.
  3. The sign said No Admittance.

First Known Use of ADMITTANCE

1536

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