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1. The act of entering; entrance; as, the ingress of air into the lungs.

2. Power or liberty of entrance or access; means of entering; as, all ingress was prohibited.

3. (Science: astronomy) The entrance of the moon into the shadow of the earth in eclipses, the suns entrance into a sign, etc.

Origin: L. Ingressus, fr. Ingredi. See ingredient.

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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... regulated response to any foreign transfer. After all what is the purpose of the immune response system if it is not to protect against foreign ingress. And HGT is extremely widespread and use a plethora of mechanisms that are not all regulated the same way (if at all). I also stated that HGT ...

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by scottie
Thu Jan 19, 2012 12:01 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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The Fiber Disease

... the tablet matrix, polymers present in the matrix hydrate and eventually build up a gel layer. This layer acts as a barrier for further liquid ingress and, thus, for the drug release. Depending on the matrix-composition the tablet swells. MRI shows the zones of the solid core, the gel and the ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Sun Oct 22, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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