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Engelsk navneord: induction

1. induction (om begivenhed) a formal entry into an organization or position or office

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis initiation into the club.
He was ordered to report for induction into the army.
He gave a speech as part of his installation into the hall of fame.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)initiation, installation

Mindre specifikke termerceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance

Mere specifikke termerbar mitzvah, bas mitzvah, bat mitzvah, bath mitzvah, coronation, enthronement, enthronisation, enthronization, inaugural, inauguration, investiture

2. induction (om fænomen) an electrical phenomenon whereby an electromotive force (EMF) is generated in a closed circuit by a change in the flow of current

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)inductance

Mindre specifikke termerelectrical phenomenon

Mere specifikke termermutual induction, self-induction

3. induction (om erkendelse) reasoning from detailed facts to general principles

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)generalisation, generalization, inductive reasoning

Mindre specifikke termercolligation

4. induction (om erkendelse) stimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe elicitation of his testimony was not easy.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)elicitation, evocation

Mindre specifikke termerinput, stimulant, stimulation, stimulus

5. induction (om handling) the act of bringing about something (especially at an early time)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe induction of an anesthetic state.

Mindre specifikke termerdebut, entry, first appearance, introduction, launching, unveiling

Mere specifikke termerhypnogenesis, induction of labor

6. induction (om handling) an act that sets in motion some course of events

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)initiation, trigger

Mindre specifikke termercausation, causing

Mere specifikke termerfomentation, instigation

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