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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.