noun ad·mit·ta·tur \ˌad-mə-ˈtā-tər\

Definition of admittatur



  1. :  a certificate of admission formerly given by a college or university

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Origin and Etymology of admittatur

Latin, let him be admitted (often the first word on such a certificate)

First Known Use: 1683

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a brief usually trivial fact

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