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  • v. Present participle of enter.
  • n. action of the verb to enter

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. incoming; -- of a person or group assuming a role. Opposite of leaving and outgoing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In entomology, an epithet applied to the canthus or process of the front when it is small, forming a little notch or sinus in the inner margin of the eye, as in many Hymenoptera.
  • n. The act of coming or going in, inserting, registering, etc.
  • n. The opening or place at which one enters; entrance.
  • n. A beginning.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of entering
  • n. a movement into or inward


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