induction

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induction /ɪnˈdʌkʃən/ noun
plural inductions
induction
/ɪnˈdʌkʃən/
noun
plural inductions
Learner's definition of INDUCTION
[count]
: the formal act or process of placing someone into a new job, position, government office, etc.
US : the formal act of making someone a member of the military
[noncount] medical : the act of giving a pregnant woman special drugs so that she will give birth
[noncount] technical : a kind of reasoning that uses particular examples in order to reach a general conclusion about something
[noncount] technical : the process by which an electric current, an electric charge, or magnetism is produced in objects by being close to an electric or magnetic field
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