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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)
ingressnoun 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.