Definition of INDUCTION

the process or an instance of being formally placed in an office or organization <the formal induction will be tomorrow, but the college president has already started work>
Related Words enlistment, enrollment (also enrolment); promotion
Near Antonyms discharge, removal
an opinion arrived at through a process of reasoning <the urbanologist's controversial induction that a thriving bohemian community is vital to a city's economic health>

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