induction period n.
The interval between an initial injection of an antigen and the appearance of demonstrable antibodies in the blood.
noun 1. a type of electric motor in which alternating current from a power source is fed through a primary winding and induces a current in a secondary winding, with the parts arranged so that the resulting magnetic field causes a movable rotor to rotate with respect to a fixed stator. noun 1. a type […]
noun, Electricity. 1. the coupling between two electric circuits through inductances linked by a common changing magnetic field.
- Inductive inference
[in-duhk-tiv] /ɪnˈdʌk tɪv/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or involving electrical induction or . 2. operating by : an inductive machine. 3. of, relating to, or employing logical : inductive reasoning. 4. Embryology. eliciting the action of an embryonic inducer. 5. serving to ; leading or influencing (usually followed by to). 6. . /ɪnˈdʌktɪv/ adjective […]