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Access to up-to-date financial information is important to our success.
Only 40% of 5-year-olds have access to preschool education.
Some groups still have difficulty gaining access to health care.
Access is by means of a door at the back of the stage.
An elevator provides access to the upper floors.
There is easy access to the downtown area by subway.
This is the American English definition of access. View British English definition of access.
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