admissible (adj.) Look up admissible at Dictionary.com
1610s, "allowable," from Middle French admissible, from past participle stem of Latin admittere "allow to enter, admit, give entrance," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + mittere "let go, send" (see mission). Meaning "capable of being allowed entrance" is from 1775; specific sense of "capable of being used in a legal decision or judicial investigation" is recorded from 1849.