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The entrance of the moon into the shadow of the earth in an eclipse, of a planet into the disk of the sun, or of a satellite (or its shadow) onto the disk of the parent planet.
(science and technology)
The act of entering, as of air into the lungs or a liquid into an orifice.
Ingress (religion, spiritualism, and occult)
Ingress refers to the entry of a planet, one of the luminaries (the Sun or the Moon), or some other celestial body such as an asteroid into a sign of the zodiac. Modern ephemerides (tables of planetary positions) often include information on the exact time one of the planets or one of the luminaries enters a new sign. The term has also been used to refer to the entry of a transiting planet or luminary into a new house.
To enter hostile territory. The inbound mission to the target after crossing a friendly boundary. The outbound journey from the target is egress
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Thus, for instance, a new "form" has its emergent ingression
conceptually by reversion, and receives delayed exemplification physically when the other categoreal conditions permit.
From an alchemical viewpoint, they cluster around the terms of mixtion, ingression
, and complexion.
2005) have shown that the mega-playa system of the central Southern Permian Basin has been temporary flooded by marine ingressions