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ingress

1) n. entrance. 2) the right to enter. 3) v. the act of entering. Often used in the combination "ingress and egress" which means entering and leaving, to describe one's rights to come and go under an easement over another's property. (See: egress, easement)

ingress

noun access, admission, admittance, approach, entrance, entry, incoming, incursion, ingoing, ingressus, inlet, inroad, liberty to enter, means of access, means of entry, passage, power of entrance, right of entry, right to enter, way in, way to
Associated concepts: easement, license, right of access
See also: access, admission, admittance, avenue, entrance, entry, immigration, incursion, inflow, osmosis, portal

INGRESS, EGRESS AND REGRESS. These words are frequently used in leases to express the right of the lessee to enter, go upon, and return from the lands in question.

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Could I but find a slender bit of steel I might yet fashion a key that would give me ingress to the temple prison.
Tope, living overhead, used for their own egress and ingress a little side stair that came plump into the Precincts by a door opening outward, to the surprise and inconvenience of a limited public of pedestrians in a narrow way, he would be alone, as in a separate residence.
We should only have given the flames free ingress into the church--the church, which was now preserved, but which, in that event, would have shared the fate of the vestry.
Full width reseal with hot bitumen and aggregate to seal the pavement from moisture ingress and restore the surface of the road.
i] 87 percent of tested sterilized rigid containers -- used in the sterilization of surgical instruments -- allowed ingress of aerosolized bacteria under the test conditions used.
The rotating and tilting passenger seat facilitates ingress and egress by allowing the front section of the seat cushion to be lowered significantly.
The second digit represents the protection against the ingress of liquids.
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The hairline fracture in the structure was detected which led to ingress of sea water into the system.
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Although EVOH has a low permeability to oxygen, it will not eliminate ingress nor will it reduce the ambient oxygen levels within the packaging headspace, resulting in the need for a sorbent and increasing costs further.