admittance

  • 1 admittance — [ admitɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1896; mot angl. , du lat. admittere « admettre » ♦ Phys. Grandeur inverse de l impédance totale d un circuit électrique ou de l impédance équivalente d un conducteur inséré dans un circuit de courant alternatif. L unité d… …

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  • 2 Admittance — Ad*mit tance, n. 1. The act of admitting. [1913 Webster] 2. Permission to enter; the power or right of entrance; also, actual entrance; reception. [1913 Webster] To gain admittance into the house. South. [1913 Webster] He desires admittance to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 admittance — admittance, admission. Admittance is mostly confined to the literal sense of allowing one to enter a locality or building {no admittance without a pass} {admittance to the grounds} Admission has acquired the figurative sense of admitting to… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 Admittance — Ad*mit tance, n. (Elec.) The reciprocal of impedance. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 admittance — I (acceptance) noun admission, confirmation, designation, entrance, entree, entry, inclusion, induction, initiation, permission II (means of approach) noun access, admission, approach, avenue, course, entrance, entry, entryway, ingress, inlet,… …

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  • 6 admittance — (n.) 1580s, the action of admitting, formed in English from ADMIT (Cf. admit) + ANCE (Cf. ance) (if from Latin, it would have been *admittence; French uses accès in this sense). Used formerly in senses where ADMISSION (Cf. admission) now prevails …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 admittance — [n] permission to enter access, entrance, entrée, entry, ingress, pass, passage, reception; concepts 388,685 …

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  • 8 admittance — ► NOUN ▪ the process or fact of entering or being allowed to enter …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 admittance — [ad mit′ ns, ədmit′ ns] n. 1. an admitting or being admitted 2. permission or right to enter 3. Elec. the ratio of effective current to effective voltage in a circuit carrying an alternating current; the reciprocal of impedance, measured in… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Admittance — In electrical engineering, the admittance ( Y ) is the inverse of the impedance ( Z ). The SI unit of admittance is the siemens. Oliver Heaviside coined the term in December 1887. [Ushida et al., Immittance matching for multidimensional open… …

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  • 11 Admittance — L admittance, notée Y, est l inverse de l impédance. Elle se mesure en siemens (S). Elle est définie par : Avec : Y l admittance en S ; Z l impédance en Ω. L impédance étant une résistance complexe, et la conductance G étant l… …

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  • 12 admittance — n. 1) to gain admittance to 2) to deny admittance to (he was denied admittance to the concert) * * * [əd mɪt(ə)ns] to gain admittance to to deny admittance to (he was denied admittance to the concert) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 admittance — 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

  • 14 admittance — noun VERB + ADMITTANCE ▪ gain ▪ They were unable to gain admittance to the hall. ▪ allow sb ▪ deny sb, refuse sb PREPOSITION …

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  • 15 admittance — kompleksinio laidžio modulis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Apibrėžtį žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. admittance; modulus of admittance vok. Betrag der Admittanz, m rus. модуль полной… …

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  • 16 admittance — pilnutinio laidžio modulis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. admittance; modulus of admittance vok. Betrag der Admittanz, m rus. модуль полной проводимости, m pranc. admittance, f; module de l’admittance, m …

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  • 17 admittance — noun (U) formal permission to enter a place: gain admittance (=get admittance): Gaining admittance to his private club was no easy matter. compare admission (5) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 admittance — The last stage, or perfection, of copyhold assurances. And this is of three sorts: first, an admittance upon a voluntary grant from the lord; secondly, an admittance upon surrender by the former tenant; and, thirdly, an admittance upon a descent… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 19 admittance — [[t]ædmɪ̱t(ə)ns[/t]] N UNCOUNT: oft N into/to n Admittance is the act of entering a place or institution or the right to enter it. Dr Patel had a similar experience trying to gain admittance into medical school in Britain. Syn: admission …

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  • 20 admittance — pilnutinis laidis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. admittance vok. Admittanz, f; Scheinleitwert, m rus. адмитанс, m; кажущаяся проводимость, f; полная проводимость, f pranc. admittance, f …

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