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admissive

[ ad-mis-iv ]
/ ædˈmɪs ɪv /
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adjective
tending to admit.
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Origin of admissive

1770–80; <Latin admiss(us) (see admission) + -ive

OTHER WORDS FROM admissive

non·ad·mis·sive, adjectiveun·ad·mis·sive, adjective
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