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.
- Induced illness
noun See fabricated illness
noun, Physics. 1. . induced radioactivity n. See artificial radioactivity.
- Induced reaction
induced reaction A chemical reaction caused or accelerated by another simultaneous chemical reaction.