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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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Their ingression in a concrescing actual occasion is more conducive to its achieving optimal intensity of satisfaction than other ingressions would be.
It instructs, too, that the ingressions of the state, a la Collier, be substantively limited to create the basic environment in which free entrepreneurs can successfully do their thing under a rule of law.
These results are interpreted in terns of Jespersen's (1917) negation cycle, to the effect that Scandinavian varieties were in advance of early English on the negation cycle, were losing NC at the time of the Scandinavian ingressions into England, and that their influence on Northern Middle English contributed to the weakening of NC earlier in the North than in the rest of England.