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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 egress /ˈiˌgrɛs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 E·gress v. i. To go out; to depart; to leave.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 E·gress n.
 1. The act of going out or leaving, or the power to leave; departure.
    Embarred from all egress and regress.   --Holland.
 Gates of burning adamant,
 Barred over us, prohibit all egress.   --Milton.
 2. Astron. The passing off from the sun's disk of an inferior planet, in a transit.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: (astronomy) the reappearance of a celestial body after an
           eclipse [syn: emersion] [ant: ingress, ingress]
      2: the becoming visible; "not a day's difference between the
         emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow
         catkins" [syn: emergence, issue]
      3: the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent [syn: egression,
      v : come out of; "Water issued from the hole in the wall"; "The
          words seemed to come out by themselves" [syn: issue, emerge,
           come out, come forth, go forth]