induced abortion n.
Abortion caused intentionally by the administration of drugs or by mechanical means.
noun, Aeronautics. 1. the drag force generated in the production of lift. noun 1. the former name for trailing vortex drag
- Induced emission
induced emission (ĭn-dst) See stimulated emission.
- Induced enzyme
induced enzyme n. An enzyme produced by a cell in response to the accumulation or addition of a particular substance.
- Induced hypotension
induced hypotension n. The deliberate acute reduction of arterial blood pressure to reduce blood loss during surgery, either by pharmacological means or by presurgical withdrawal of blood which is returned to the circulation postsurgically. Also called controlled hypotension.