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admission

noun [C or U] (ACCEPTING)    /ədˈmɪʃ.ən/
the act of agreeing that something is true, especially unwillingly: Her silence was taken as an admission of guilt/defeat. [+ that] I felt he would see my giving up now as an admission that I was wrong. By/On his own admission (= as he has said) he has achieved little since he took over the company.Admitting and confessing
(Definition of admission noun (ACCEPTING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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