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ædˈmɪs ə bəlad·mis·si·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. admissibleadjective

    deserving to be admitted

    "admissible evidence"


  1. admissibleadjective

    capable or deserving to be admitted, accepted or allowed; allowable, permissible, acceptable

  2. admissibleadjective

    Describing a heuristic that never overestimates the cost of reaching a goal.

  3. Etymology: From admissible

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Admissibleadjective

    That which may be admitted.

    Etymology: admitto, admissum, Lat.

    Suppose that this supposition were admissible, yet this would not any way be inconsistent with the eternity of the divine nature and essence. Matthew Hale, Origin of Mankind.


  1. admissible

    Admissible, in a general context, refers to something that is allowed, permitted or accepted. It can also mean something that is deemed appropriate or suitable in a certain situation or under specific conditions. The term is often utilized in various fields such as law, mathematics, and science with slightly varying meanings according to context.

  2. admissible

    Admissible generally refers to something that is acceptable or suitable, particularly in a legal context. It often refers to evidence or testimony that is allowed to be presented in a court proceeding. However, it can also refer to anything that is permitted or allowed in a given situation or under certain rules. The admissibility of something often depends on its relevance, reliability, and compliance with established standards.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Admissibleadjective

    entitled to be admitted, or worthy of being admitted; that may be allowed or conceded; allowable; as, the supposition is hardly admissible

  2. Etymology: [F. admissible, LL. admissibilis. See Admit.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of admissible in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of admissible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of admissible in a Sentence

  1. Chris Fabricant:

    It has been admissible as evidence for more than 50 years and thousands have been convicted as a result.

  2. Chris Fabricant:

    This commission’s findings are incredibly significant because no other agency or scientific body has ever opined on the admissibility of bite mark analysis, it has been admissible as evidence for more than 50 years and thousands have been convicted as a result.

  3. Bruce Castor:

    Under Pennsylvania law, the statements of a suspect are not admissible until ... you can independently prove that a crime was committed, the basic problem always remained that we didn't have any forensics or anything to tell us what had happened because of the delay of a year between when the event occurred and when Andrea Constand came in to police.

  4. Peter Joy:

    In a court of law, the findings of this report wouldn't even be admissible, basically, you'd have to prove each allegation.

  5. Phil Stinson:

    There's no peer-reviewed articles that would support this. ... It's not generally accepted by the scientific community, so it's something that in most courts would not be admissible as evidence.

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