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Definitions of INDUCTION
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
1. Production or causation. 2. The production of an electric current or magnet in a body by electricity or magnetism in another body in close proximity to it. 3. A modification imposed upon the offspring by the action of environment on the germ cells of one or both parents. 4. Therapeutic suggestion, neuroinduction.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
The process of inferring general conclusions from particular cases; inference; conclusion.
By James Champlin Fernald
Introduction or instalment into a benefice or office; the inductive method of reasoning; the conclusion or inference drawn from a process of induction; the transfer of an electric or magnetic state from an electrified body to a nonelectrified by proximity without contact; an introductory scene leading to the main action, in old plays. See Inductive.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
Introduction into an office, as of a clergyman into a benefice; entrance; the inference of some general truth from special facts; the method of reasoning from particulars to generals; the influence by which an electric or galvanic current produces magnetic polarity in certain bodies near or round which it passes.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. Act of inducting of bringing in ; introduction ; - prelude ; preface ;- act of inferring or drawing a conclusion from premises ; - act or process of reasoning from a part to a whole, or from particulars to generals ;- introduction of a clergyman into a benefice, or of a person into an office by the usual forms and ceremonies.
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