Definition Of access
a means of approaching or entering a place.
the staircase gives access to the top floor
an attack or outburst of an emotion.
I was suddenly overcome with an access of rage
approach or enter (a place).
single rooms have private baths accessed via the balcony
obtain, examine, or retrieve (data or a file).
The lack of protection means that e-mails and sensitive computer files can be accessed by hackers using little more than a laptop and an antenna.
Example Of access
access by road was difficult
A benefit of this is that most sailors will now have access to more courses than those associated with their billet.
A covered side entrance provides access to the large walled rear garden, which also has an outside toilet.
A side gate provides vehicular access to the west facing back garden which is paved and gravelled for easy maintenance.
A temporary lift has been installed enabling wheelchair access to one of the wonders of the world.