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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·mis·sion /ədˈmɪʃən, æd-/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·mis·sion n.
 1. The act or practice of admitting.
 2. Power or permission to enter; admittance; entrance; access; power to approach.
    What numbers groan for sad admission there!   --Young.
 3. The granting of an argument or position not fully proved; the act of acknowledging somethingserted; acknowledgment; concession.
    The too easy admission of doctrines.   --Macaulay.
 4. Law Acquiescence or concurrence in a statement made by another, and distinguishable from a confession in that an admission presupposes prior inquiry by another, but a confession may be made without such inquiry.
 5. A fact, point, or statement admitted; as, admission made out of court are received in evidence.
 6. Eng. Eccl. Law Declaration of the bishop that he approves of the presentee as a fit person to serve the cure of the church to which he is presented.
 Syn: -- Admittance; concession; acknowledgment; concurrence; allowance. See Admittance.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of admitting someone to enter; "the surgery was
           performed on his second admission to the clinic" [syn: admittance]
      2: an acknowledgment of the truth of something
      3: the fee charged for admission [syn: entrance fee, admission
         charge, admission fee, admission price, price of
         admission, entrance money]