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English definition of “admittance”

admittance

noun [U]     /ədˈmɪt.əns/ US  /-ˈmɪt̬-/ formal
permission to enter a place: The sign read 'Private - no admittance'. The enquiry centred on how the assassin had gained admittance to (= succeeded in entering) the building.Arrivals and departures
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