Ad"it (#), n. [L. aditus, fr. adire, aitum, to go to; ad + ire to go.]


An entrance or passage. Specifically: The nearly horizontal opening by which a mine is entered, or by which water and ores are carried away; -- called also drift and tunnel.


Admission; approach; access.


Yourself and yours shall have Free adit. Tennyson.


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