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  1. ad·mis·sion
    IPA[ədˈmiSHən]
  2. noun

    • 1. a statement acknowledging the truth of something:

      an admission of guilt a tacit admission that things had gone wrong a man who, by his own admission, fell in love easily
    • 2. the process or fact of entering or being allowed to enter a place, organization, or institution:

      the country's admission to the UN I had some difficulty securing admission to the embassy her condition required frequent hospital admissions the university admissions office
      Synonym : admittance, entry, entrance, right of entry, permission to enter, access, means of entry, ingress, entrée, acceptance
    • 3. the money charged for allowing someone to enter a public place:

      admission is $1 for adults and 50 cents for children
      Synonym : entrance fee, admission fee, entry charge, ticket
    • 4. the number of people entering a place:

      hospital admissions decreased nearly 65 percent
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: admission, plural noun: admissions

    • noun

      a statement acknowledging the truth of something:

      the process or fact of entering or being allowed to enter a place or organization:

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