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Definition of the verb induct
What does induct mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: inducted | inducting | inducts
- place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position
- accept people into an exclusive society or group, usually with some rite
- admit as a member
- produce electric current by electrostatic or magnetic processes
- introduce or initiate
Alternative definition of the verb induct
- to formally or ceremoniously install in an office, position, et cetera.
- to introduce into (particularly if certain knowledge or experience is required, such as ritual adulthood or cults).
- to draft into military service.
- to bring in as a member.
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Intelligent Decision Support (2013)
Handbook of Applications and Advances of the Rough Sets Theory by Shi-Yu Huang
INDUCT is a subcomponent of a knowledge acquisition tool KSSO . It uses entity attribute grid techniques to elicit knowledge from the expert and uses the empirical induction approach to build a knowledge base in terms of classes, objects, ...
Frontiers of Game Theory (1993)
by K. G. Binmore, A. P. Kirman, Piero Tani
Our information-processing evidence suggests that any model that assumes players backward induct is a poor descriptive account of how people think. Such a model might make reasonable predictions, but models that incorporate better ...
said regenerator having passages communicating with an outlet from the drying chamber, a removable screen arranged between the drying chamber and the heat regenerator, fresh air induct means providing a passage in contact with walls ...
The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of various commentators; to which are added An essay on the chronological order of his plays; an essay relative to Shakspeare and Jonson; a dissertation on the three parts of King Henry vi; an historical account of the English stage; and notes. By E. Malone. 10 vols. [in 11 pt.]. (1790)
by William Shakespeare
Green induct is the colour of ...
Third Edition by Donald G. Frantz, Norma Jean Russell
induct waatoyisainn vta bless, give good fortune to/induct into a sacred society 295 ...
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
Induct may often be used in place of initiate, especially when introduction under guidance is also implied (induct a person into the duties of a new ...
The Prophet's Dictionary (2006)
by Paula A. Price Ph.D.
Induct—To summon and install into a service, organization, ...
by Martin H. Manser
induct to bring formally into office indue see endue indulge yield to the wishes of indulgence indulgent indulging indulgence indulging; (in Roman Catholic Church) remission of punishment due to sin industrialize or industrialise to develop ...
by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex.)
To INDUCT, v.a. [induélus, Lat. J. To introduce ; to bring in.—The ceremonies in the gathering were first indućted by the Venetians. Sandys.--To put into a Stual possession of a benefice.—If a person thus instituted, though not indućled, takes a ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis (1812)
by John Wilkes
INDUCT/ING, s. The act of introducing; of putting into the actual posseffion of a benefice. INDUCTION, [inductzbm F r. znductio, Lat.] Introduction; entrance; anciently preface: These promises are fair, the parties sure, And our indufizbn full of ...
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Scrabble value of I1N1D2U1C3T1
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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