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ADMITTANCE, Eng. law. The act of giving possession of a copyhold estate, as livery of seisin is of a freehold; it is of three kinds, namely upon a voluntary grant by the lord) upon a surrender by the former tenant and upon descent.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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'President Buhari's admittance has effectively established that the PDP has not been crying wolf on the impropriety of involving Mrs Amina Zakari in the collation of Presidential election results, let alone being appointed to head the final determination of the Presidential election.
Prof Javed Akram said the admittance cards already issued to around 65,000 candidates would remain valid for the new date.
General Admittance tickets are PS11.85, and General Admittance & Exhibition Programme tickets are PS22.49.
Asiah Abd Jalil, 36, said she completed her pupillage on February 26 last year, but her master from a law firm based in Kuantan, Pahang, has allegedly refused to sign the papers necessary for her admittance into the Malaysian Bar.
Speaking on the meeting between the family on Saturday, personal physician Dr Adnan Khan said that the former Prime Minister and his daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif meet each other for the first time as well since their admittance to Adiala Jail yesterday.
The announcement was made in a report of the inter-agency committee on carrier admittance to international flights.
The event, which is being held tomorrow, will kick off at 5.30pm and fans will be granted admittance to the hall with the first workout starting at 6pm.
Along with the SE3, Aplus Finetek has added the SAL18 series RF admittance point level switch.
Those who donated were entitled to give letters recommending admittance for individuals for care and treatment.
The Gladiator Smart Admittance Level Switch is designed to detect the level of liquids, slurries, powders or solids in a tank or vessel.