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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of egress.


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  • MATTINGLY: Yes, we had two people that egressed the structure.

    CNN Transcript Feb 6, 2007 2007

  • Lady Feng thereupon egressed from the room in the inner end and interposed her remarks.

    Hung Lou Meng 2003

  • She was plunged in a state of ecstasy, when suddenly, from the rear of the artificial rockery, egressed a person, who approached her and facing her said,

    Hung Lou Meng 2003

  • But while she yet spoke, they perceived a whole bevy of people, pressing round lady Feng, as she egressed from the apartment.

    Hung Lou Meng 2003

  • But after a brief interval, they egressed with the basins and rinsing cups.

    Hung Lou Meng 2003

  • Leading out of the inner room of the cottage was a small door from which, as they egressed, they found a back-court with lofty pear trees in blossom and banana trees, as well as two very small retiring back-courts.

    Hung Lou Meng 2003

  • Hsiang-lien then got up and quitted the room, and perceiving every one off his guard, he egressed out of the main entrance.

    Hung Lou Meng 2003

  • It is not known whether they egressed the area to the northwest in the canals and crevasses that are out in that area or if they used the tunnel complexes.

    CNN Transcript Jan 15, 2002 2002

  • The second helicopter dispersed its forces and egressed.

    CNN Transcript Mar 5, 2002 2002

  • They went in as a two-ship, took the ground fire, both aircraft egressed.

    CNN Transcript Mar 5, 2002 2002


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