verb (used with object)
to install in an office, benefice, position, etc., especially with formal ceremonies:
The committee inducted her as president.
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.
to take (a draftee) into military service; draft.
to bring in as a member:
to induct a person into a new profession.
to bring in formally or install in an office, place, etc; invest
foll by to or into. to initiate in knowledge (of)
(US) to enlist for military service; conscript
(physics) another word for induce (sense 5), induce (sense 6)
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.
noun 1. the act of inducing, bringing about, or causing: induction of the hypnotic state. 2. the act of inducting; introduction; initiation. 3. formal installation in an office, benefice, or the like. 4. Logic. any form of reasoning in which the conclusion, though supported by the premises, does not follow from them necessarily. the process […]
verb (used with object), rehoused [ree-houzd] /riˈhaʊzd/ (Show IPA), rehousing [ree-hou-zing] /riˈhaʊ zɪŋ/ (Show IPA) 1. to house again. 2. to provide with new or different housing: civic programs to rehouse people living in condemned buildings. verb (transitive) 1. to accommodate (someone or something) in a new house or building
[hos-pi-tl-uh-zey-shuh n] /ˌhɒs pɪ tl əˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act, process, or state of being hospitalized. 2. the period during which a person is hospitalized: to extend one’s hospitalization. 3. hospitalization insurance. hospitalization /ˌhɒspɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun 1. the act or an instance of being hospitalized 2. the duration of a stay in a hospital hospitalization […]
noun 1. Carl Heinrich Carsten [kahrl hahyn-rikh kahr-stuh n] /ˈkɑrl ˈhaɪn rɪx ˈkɑr stən/ (Show IPA), 1824–1910, German pianist, conductor, composer, and teacher.