admission

  • 1 admission — [ admisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1539; lat. admissio 1 ♦ Action d admettre (qqn), fait d être admis. J ai envoyé au président du club ma demande d admission. Admission dans une école, à un examen. Admission sur concours. 2 ♦ (XVIII e) Action d admettre en… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 admission — ad·mis·sion n 1: the act or process of admitting admission into evidence 2 a: a party s acknowledgment that a fact or statement is true ◇ In civil cases admissions are often agreed to and offered in writing to the court before trial as a method… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 admission — or admission to trading Admission to trading on the Exchange s markets for listed securities and admitted and traded shall be construed accordingly. For the avoidance of doubt this does not include when issued dealings . London Stock Exchange… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 ADMISSION — ADMISSION, legal concept applying both to debts and facts. Formal admission by a defendant is regarded as equal to the evidence of a hundred witnesses (BM 3b). This admission had to be a formal one, before duly appointed witnesses, or before the… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 5 Admission — Ad*mis sion, n. [L. admissio: cf. F. admission. See {Admit}.] 1. The act or practice of admitting. [1913 Webster] 2. Power or permission to enter; admittance; entrance; access; power to approach. [1913 Webster] What numbers groan for sad… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 admission — admission, admittance Like many doublets, these two words have competed with each other for several centuries (admission first recorded in Middle English, admittance in 1589) without ever establishing totally separate roles. In the meaning… …

    Modern English usage

  • 7 admission — temporaire. Admission of goods into country duty free for processing and eventual export. Bail. The order of a competent court or magistrate that a person accused of crime be discharged from actual custody upon the taking of bail. Evidence.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 8 admission — temporaire. Admission of goods into country duty free for processing and eventual export. Bail. The order of a competent court or magistrate that a person accused of crime be discharged from actual custody upon the taking of bail. Evidence.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 9 Admission — may refer to several things:In general usage* *Allowance into a theater, movie theater, music venue, or other event locale, especially when purchased with a ticketIn education*University and college admissionsIn law*Admission (law), a statement… …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 admission — ADMISSION. sub. fém. Action par laquelle on est admis. Depuis son admission aux Ordres sacrés, il a toujours vécu en bon Ecclésiastique …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 11 admission — (n.) early 15c., acceptance, reception, approval, from L. admissionem (nom. admissio) a letting in, noun of action from pp. stem of admittere (see ADMIT (Cf. admit)). Meaning an acknowledging is from 1530s. Sense of a literal act of letting in is …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 admission — [n1] entering or allowing entry acceptance, access, admittance, certification, confirmation, designation, door, entrance, entree, ingress, initiation, introduction, permission, reception, recognition, way, welcome; concept 83 Ant. denial,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 admission — Admission. s. f. v. Action par laquelle on est admis. Il fut admis aux Ordres sacrez & depuis son admission, il vescut tousjours en bon Ecclesiastique …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 14 Admission — (lat.), Zulassung; Admissionsdampf, bei Expansionsmaschinen der während der Volldruckperiode (A.) aus dem Kessel in den Zylinder strömende Dampf, dessen Druck, die Admissionsspannung, aus dem Indikatordiagramm sich ergibt …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 15 admission — *admittance …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 admission — ► NOUN 1) a confession. 2) the process or fact of being admitted to a place. 3) a person admitted to hospital for treatment …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 admission — [ad mish′ən, ədmish′ən] n. [ME < L admissio < admissus, pp. of admittere, ADMIT] 1. an admitting or being admitted; entrance 2. the right to enter; access 3. a fee paid for the right to enter; entrance fee 4. a conceding, or granting of the …

    English World dictionary

  • 18 admission — n. access 1) to apply for; gain; seek admission 2) to deny, refuse admission 3) free, open; restricted, selective admission; rolling (esp. AE) admissions 4) admission to (she applied for admission to the university) confession 5) to make an… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 admission — noun 1 entrance ADJECTIVE ▪ free, half price ▪ emergency ▪ emergency admissions to hospital ▪ cinema (BrE), theatre/theater …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 20 admission */*/ — UK [ədˈmɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms admission : singular admission plural admissions 1) a) [uncountable] permission to join a club or become a student at a college or university Many students apply for admission to more than one university. gain …

    English dictionary