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in·duct

 (ĭn-dŭkt′)
tr.v. in·duct·ed, in·duct·ing, in·ducts
1. To place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position; install: a service to induct the new president of the university.
2.
a. To admit as a member; receive.
b. To admit to military service: a draftee waiting to be inducted into the army.
c. To introduce, as to new experience or knowledge; initiate: She was inducted into the ways of the legal profession.
3. Physics To induce.

[Middle English inducten, from Latin indūcere, induct-; see induce.]

induct

(ɪnˈdʌkt)
vb (tr)
1. to bring in formally or install in an office, place, etc; invest
2. (foll by: to or into) to initiate in knowledge (of)
3. (Military) US to enlist for military service; conscript
4. (General Physics) physics another word for induce5, induce6
[C14: from Latin inductus led in, past participle of indūcere to introduce; see induce]

in•duct

(ɪnˈdʌkt)

v.t.
1. to install in an office, benefice, position, etc., esp. with formal ceremonies.
2. to introduce, esp. to something requiring special knowledge or experience; initiate (usu. fol. by to or into): They inducted him into the mystic rites of the order.
3. to take (a draftee) into military service; draft.
4. to bring in as a member.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin indūcere; see induce]

induct


Past participle: inducted
Gerund: inducting

Imperative
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.induct - place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position; "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"
instal, install - put into an office or a position; "the new president was installed immediately after the election"
2.induct - accept people into an exclusive society or group, usually with some rite; "African men are initiated when they reach puberty"
let in, admit, include - allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of; "admit someone to the profession"; "She was admitted to the New Jersey Bar"
3.induct - admit as a member; "We were inducted into the honor society"
receive, take in, invite - express willingness to have in one's home or environs; "The community warmly received the refugees"
4.induct - produce electric current by electrostatic or magnetic processes
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
give rise, bring about, produce - cause to happen, occur or exist; "This procedure produces a curious effect"; "The new law gave rise to many complaints"; "These chemicals produce a noxious vapor"; "the new President must bring about a change in the health care system"
5.induct - introduce or initiate; "The young geisha was inducted into the ways of her profession"
instruct, teach, learn - impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"

induct

verb install, admit, introduce, allow, swear, initiate, inaugurate Six new members have been inducted into the Cabinet.

induct

verb
1. To admit formally into membership or office, as with ritual:
2. To enroll compulsorily in military service:
Translations

induct

[ɪnˈdʌkt] VT (Rel) → instalar; [+ new member] → iniciar (into en) (US) (Mil) → reclutar, quintar (Sp)

induct

[ɪnˈdʌkt] vt
(into job)établir dans ses fonctions
to be inducted into the army → être incorporé(e) dans l'armée

induct

vt
bishop, president etcin sein Amt einsetzen or einführen
(US Mil) → einziehen, einberufen

induct

[ɪnˈdʌkt] vt (frm) (install) → insediare (Am) (Mil) → reclutare
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