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Definition of acess

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1. access [ n ] a way of entering or leaving
Examples: "he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge"

Used in print:

(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)

The new interchange among the four Los_Angeles freeways , including the grade-constructed accesses , occupies by itself no less than eighty acres of downtown land , one-eighth of a square_mile , an area about the size of Rockefeller_Center in New_York .

Less ambitious freeway plans may be more successful - especially when the roadways and interchanges are raised , allowing_for cross access at many points and providing parking_areas below the ramp .

Synonyms approach access Related Terms way entrance

2. access [ n ] the right to enter

Used in print:

(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)

The freeway with narrowly spaced interchanges concentrates and mitigates the access problem , but it also acts inevitably as an artificial , isolating boundary .

Synonyms access accession admittance entree Related Terms right door admit

3. access [ n ] the right to obtain or make use of or take advantage of something (as services or membership)

Used in print:

(Grants-in-Aid and Other Financial Assistance...)

These provisions are designed to reflect the differences in wealth and population among the States , with the objective that a vocationally handicapped person have access to needed services regardless of whether he resides in a State with a low or high per_capita income or a sparsely or thickly populated State .

(U.S. Reports. Volume 364. Cases Adjudged in the...)

Petitioner was not denied due_process in the administrative proceedings , because the statement in_question was in his file , to which he had access , and he had opportunities to rebut it both before the hearing_officer of the Department_of_Justice and before the appeal_board .

Synonyms access Related Terms right

4. access [ n ] (computer science) the operation of reading or writing stored information

Synonyms memory_access access Related Terms operation disk_access computer_science

5. access [ v ] reach or gain access to
Examples: "How does one access the attic in this house?" "I cannot get to the T.V. antenna, even if I climb on the roof"

Synonyms get_at access Related Terms reach accession

6. access [ v ] obtain or retrieve from a storage device; as of information on a computer

Synonyms access Related Terms recover log_in address computer_science

7. access [ n ] the act of approaching or entering
Examples: "he gained access to the building"

Synonyms access Related Terms approach back_door

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