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English definition of “entrance”

entrance

noun [C/U]    /ˈen·trəns/
a door, gate, etc., by which you can enter a building or place: [C] There are two entrances – one at the front and one at the back of the building. Entrance is also the right to be admitted to a place or to an organization: [U] Entrance to the museum is free on Sundays. [U] He took the entrance exam to law school yesterday.
(Definition of entrance noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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