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What does "Access" mean?

Definition

(n.) A coming to, or near approach; admittance; admission; accessibility; as, to gain access to a prince (n.) A paroxysm; a fit of passion; an outburst; as, an access of fury (n.) Admission to sexual intercourse (n.) An onset, attack, or fit of disease (n.) Increase by something added; addition; as, an access of territory. [In this sense accession is more generally used (n.) The means, place, or way by which a thing may be approached; passage way; as, the access is by a neck of land


Synonyms approach, entree, admittance, get at, memory access


Example: "He gained access to the building" Example: "He took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge" Example: "How does one access the attic in this house?"


Word Family accessed, accesses, accessibility, accessible, accessing, inaccessibility, inaccessible