admittance

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noun ad·mit·tance \əd-ˈmi-tən(t)s, ad-\

Definition of admittance

  1. 1 a :  the act or process of admitting b :  permission to enter

  2. 2 :  the reciprocal of the impedance of a circuit

Examples of admittance in a sentence

  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.

1536

First Known Use of admittance

1536


ADMITTANCE Defined for English Language Learners

admittance

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noun ad·mit·tance \əd-ˈmi-tən(t)s, ad-\

Definition of admittance for English Language Learners

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


ADMITTANCE Defined for Kids

admittance

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noun ad·mit·tance \əd-ˈmi-təns\

Definition of admittance for Students

  1. :  permission to enter



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