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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ingress  \In"gress\,  n.  [L.  ingressus  fr  ingredi  See 
  {Ingredient}.] 
  1.  The  act  of  entering;  entrance;  as  the  ingress  of  air  into 
  the  lungs. 
 
  2.  Power  or  liberty  of  entrance  or  access  means  of  entering; 
  as  all  ingress  was  prohibited. 
 
  3.  (Astron.)  The  entrance  of  the  moon  into  the  shadow  of  the 
  earth  in  eclipses,  the  sun's  entrance  into  a  sign,  etc 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ingress  \In"gress\,  v.  i. 
  To  go  in  to  enter  [R.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ingress 
  n  :  the  act  of  entering;  "she  made  a  grand  entrance"  [syn:  {entrance}, 
  {entering},  {entry},  {incoming}] 




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