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admissĭo , ōnis, f. id..
I. An admitting of the male to the female, Varr. R. R. 2, 1, 18.—
II. Admission to a prince, an audience (post-Aug.): “quibus admissionis liberae jus dedissent,Plin. 33, 3, 12, § 41: “admissionum tuarum felicitas,Plin. Pan. 47: “primae et secundae admissiones,Sen. Ben. 6, 33; cf. Lipsius ad Tac. A. 6, 9. (Special officers of reception were appointed, whose charge was called officium admissionis, the office of chamberlain, Suet. Vesp. 14; “and the superintendent of them was called maagister admissionum,chief marshal, lord chamberlain, Amm. 15, 5.)—
III. The entrance upon an inheritance, Cod. 6, 15, 5.
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