plural -s
: a certificate of admission formerly given by a college or university

Word History


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

First Known Use

1683, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of admittatur was in 1683

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“Admittatur.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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