Definitions for egressˈi grɛs; ɪˈgrɛs
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
e•gressˈi grɛs; ɪˈgrɛs(n.; v.)
the act of going out or leaving.
the right to go out.
a means or place of going out; exit.
the emergence of a heavenly body from an eclipse, transit, etc.
(v.i.)to go out; emerge.
Origin of egress:
1530–40; < L ēgressus going out, escape; cf. grade
(astronomy) the reappearance of a celestial body after an eclipse
emergence, egress, issue(noun)
the becoming visible
"not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins"
egress, egression, emergence(verb)
the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent
issue, emerge, come out, come forth, go forth, egress(verb)
come out of
"Water issued from the hole in the wall"; "The words seemed to come out by themselves"
the act of going out or leaving, or the power to leave; departure
the passing off from the sun's disk of an inferior planet, in a transit
to go out; to depart; to leave