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English definition of “access”

access

noun [U]    /ˈæk·ses/
the method or way of approaching a place or person , or the right to use or look at something: Without an official pass , the guards will deny you access to (= will not let you enter ) the courthouse . Access to something can also mean the opportunity or ability to use it: Many of the families do not have access to health care .
(Definition of access noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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