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admissible

[ad-mis-uh-buh l] /ædˈmɪs ə bəl/
adjective
1.
that may be allowed or conceded; allowable:
an admissible plan.
2.
capable or worthy of being admitted:
admissible evidence.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Latin admiss- (see admission) + -ible; or < French, formed from same elements
Related forms
admissibility, admissibleness, noun
admissibly, adverb
nonadmissibility, noun
nonadmissible, adjective
nonadmissibleness, noun
nonadmissibly, adverb
unadmissible, adjective
unadmissibleness, noun
unadmissibly, adverb
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admissible

/ədˈmɪsəbəl/
adjective
1.
able or deserving to be considered or allowed
2.
deserving to be admitted or allowed to enter
3.
(law) (esp of evidence) capable of being or bound to be admitted in a court of law
Derived Forms
admissibility, admissibleness, noun
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Word Origin and History for nonadmissible

admissible

adj.

1610s, from Middle French admissible, from past participle stem of Latin admittere (see admit). Legal sense is recorded from 1849.

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