inductor

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

in·duc·tor

noun \in-ˈdək-tər\

Definition of INDUCTOR

1
:  one that inducts
2
a :  a part of an electrical apparatus that acts upon another or is itself acted upon by induction
b :  reactor 2
3
:  organizer 2

First Known Use of INDUCTOR

1652

in·duc·tor

noun \in-ˈdək-tər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INDUCTOR

: one that inducts; especially : organizer 2 <chordamesoderm acts on embryonic ectoderm as an inductor of neural tissue>

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