of, relating to, or involving electrical induction or .
operating by :
an inductive machine.
of, relating to, or employing logical :
Embryology. eliciting the action of an embryonic inducer.
serving to ; leading or influencing (usually followed by to).
Absent a clear answer, Obama has, in effect, asked the country to infer his goals by inductive reasoning.
Joy Behar Was Right Jeff Shesol July 28, 2010
inductive observation is the great instrument of discovering important truths.
A Logic Of Facts George Jacob Holyoake
The method of the Hippocratic writers is that known to-day as the ‘inductive’.
The Legacy of Greece Various
Individualism has been a much misunderstood thing, be it a social movement or a logical condition of inductive thinking.
The Will to Doubt Alfred H. Lloyd
What does it profit a man to discover The inductive Method and to lose his own soul?
The Lost Art of Reading Gerald Stanley Lee
As to static and inductive influences from lightning, it is evident that steel towers can give no protection.
Electric Transmission of Water Power Alton D. Adams
It was not, and could not have been, arrived at by any inductive reasoning.
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe
Why may we not consider the several “steps” of the inductive lesson as occurring in a definite and mutually exclusive sequence?
How to Teach George Drayton Strayer and Naomi Norsworthy
The second step in inductive reasoning is the making of an hypothesis.
Your Mind and How to Use It William Walker Atkinson
I have simply pursued the inductive process of reasoning, for which we are indebted to the immortal Bacon.
Armadale Wilkie Collins
relating to, involving, or operated by electrical or magnetic induction: an inductive reactance
(logic, maths) of, relating to, or using induction: inductive reasoning
serving to induce or cause
a rare word for introductory
(biology) producing a reaction within an organism, esp induction in embryonic tissue
early 15c., from Old French inductif or directly from Late Latin inductivus, from induct-, past participle stem of inducere (see induce). As a term in logic, from 1764.
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc. conversion to the methods, aims, and ideals of and economic activity, particularly of an area that was previously underdeveloped economically. Contemporary Examples Why was Tocqueville not more alarmed by the economic power that he saw emerging […]
of or relating to a substance used in the treatment of an infection. any such substance, as bacitracin. anti-infective an·ti-in·fec·tive (ān’tē-ĭn-fěk’tĭv, ān’tī-) adj. Capable of preventing or counteracting infection.
acting to reduce certain signs of inflammation, as swelling, tenderness, fever, and pain. Pharmacology. a medication, as aspirin, used to reduce inflammation. Contemporary Examples Apparently the succinic acid in the beads has an anti-inflammatory effect. Kids Eat the Darndest Things: Laundry Pods, Teething Necklaces, and More Of The Weirdest Stuff Sending Kids to the E.R. […]
- Anti inflation
Economics. a persistent, substantial rise in the general level of prices related to an increase in the volume of money and resulting in the loss of value of currency (opposed to ). the act of . the state of being . noun the act of inflating or state of being inflated (economics) a progressive increase […]