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

 en·trance /ˈɛntrən(t)s/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 入口; 入口點 ENTR

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·trance n.
 1. The act of entering or going into; ingress; as, the entrance of a person into a house or an apartment; hence, the act of taking possession, as of property, or of office; as, the entrance of an heir upon his inheritance, or of a magistrate into office.
 2. Liberty, power, or permission to enter; as, to give entrance to friends.
 3. The passage, door, or gate, for entering.
    Show us, we pray thee, the entrance into the city.   --Judg. i. 24.
 4. The entering upon; the beginning, or that with which the beginning is made; the commencement; initiation; as, a difficult entrance into business. “Beware of entrance to a quarrel.”
    St. Augustine, in the entrance of one of his discourses, makes a kind of apology.   --Hakewill.
 5. The causing to be entered upon a register, as a ship or goods, at a customhouse; an entering; as, his entrance of the arrival was made the same day.
 6. Naut. (a) The angle which the bow of a vessel makes with the water at the water line. --Ham. Nav. Encyc. (b) The bow, or entire wedgelike forepart of a vessel, below the water line.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·trance v. t. [imp. & p. p. Entranced p. pr. & vb. n. Entrancing ]
 1. To put into a trance; to make insensible to present objects.
 Him, still entranced and in a litter laid,
 They bore from field and to the bed conveyed.   --Dryden.
 2. To put into an ecstasy; to ravish with delight or wonder; to enrapture; to charm.
 And I so ravished with her heavenly note,
 I stood entranced, and had no room for thought.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: something that provides access (entry or exit); "they waited
           at the entrance to the garden"; "beggars waited just
           outside the entryway to the cathedral" [syn: entranceway,
            entryway, entry, entree]
      2: a movement into or inward [syn: entering]
      3: the act of entering; "she made a grand entrance" [syn: entering,
          entry, ingress, incoming]
      v 1: attract; cause to be enamored; "She captured all the men's
           hearts" [syn: capture, enamour, trance, catch, becharm,
            enamor, captivate, beguile, charm, fascinate,
            bewitch, enchant]
      2: put into a trance [syn: spellbind]