in-duct

induct

[in-duhkt]
verb (used with object)
1.
to install in an office, benefice, position, etc., especially with formal ceremonies: The committee inducted her as president.
2.
to introduce, especially to something requiring special knowledge or experience; initiate (usually followed 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: to induct a person into a new profession.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Latin inductus past participle of indūcere, equivalent to induc- (see induce) + -tus past participle suffix

reinduct, verb (used with object)
uninducted, adjective
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induct (ɪnˈdʌkt)
 
vb (foll by to or into)
1.  to bring in formally or install in an office, place, etc; invest
2.  to initiate in knowledge (of)
3.  (US) to enlist for military service; conscript
4.  physics induce another word for induce
 
[C14: from Latin inductus led in, past participle of indūcere to introduce; see induce]

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induct
late 14c., from L. inductus, pp. of inducere "to lead" (see induce). Originally of church offices; sense of "bring into military service" is 1934 in Amer.Eng.
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induct in·duct (ĭn-dŭkt')
v. in·duct·ed, in·duct·ing, in·ducts
To produce an electric current or a magnetic charge by induction.

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