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    Admissions XX or Admission XX?

    Dear professional English teachers,

    I always wonder which of the forms is actually correct in an example like this:
    1. Please read the admissions procedure.
    2. Please read the admission procedure. (In this case, "admission" is used as an adjective, so it should not be "admissions" I guess.)

    Is #1 correct grammatically? I just do not understand why it will be "admissions procedure," which seems to be the form of "noun + noun."

    Someone, please help me understand it.

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    Re: Admissions XX or Admission XX?

    Admissions is plural in that context. Click Office of Public Relations: University Style Guide and Writing Style Standards A to Z

    All the best.

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    Re: Admissions XX or Admission XX?

    Thank you for your references.
    They were helpful.

    Well, I cannot come up with other examples of the form "plural noun + noun,"
    so I will not be able to ask you further questions on this matter at the moment. However, is it common and grammatically correct to make the form "plural noun + noun" instead of making it to "adjective + noun"?

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