1. Noun.  (obsolete) A coming in; arrival; entrance; introduction.
  2. Noun.  (archaic, or) A new-comer or arrival; an incomer.
  3. Noun.  (obsolete) An entrance-fee.
  4. Noun.  (archaic) A coming in as by influx or inspiration, hence, an inspired quality or characteristic, as courage or zeal; an inflowing principle.
  5. Noun.  (context, UK) A disease or ailment without known or apparent cause, as distinguished between one induced by accident or contagion; an oncome.
  6. Noun.  (italbrac, or uncountable) Money one earns by working or capitalising off other people's work.

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