ingression

ingress

[in-gres]
noun
1.
the act of going in or entering.
2.
the right to enter.
3.
a means or place of entering; entryway.
4.
Astronomy, immersion ( def 5 ).

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Latin ingressus a going in, commencing, equivalent to ingred-, stem of ingredī to go or step into, commence (see in-2, gradient) + -tus suffix of v. action, with -dt- > -ss-

ingression [in-gresh-uhn] , noun
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ingress (ˈɪŋɡrɛs)
 
n
1.  the act of going or coming in; an entering
2.  a way in; entrance
3.  the right or permission to enter
4.  astronomy another name for immersion
 
[C15: from Latin ingressus, from ingredī to go in, from gradī to step, go]
 
ingression
 
n

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ingress
early 15c., from L. ingressus "entrance," from pp. stem of ingredi "to step into, enter" (see ingredient).
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