superinduce

verb
su·​per·​in·​duce | \ ˌsü-pər-in-ˈdüs How to pronounce superinduce (audio) , -ˈdyüs \
superinduced; superinducing; superinduces

Definition of superinduce

transitive verb

1 : to introduce as an addition over or above something already existing

Other Words from superinduce

superinduction \ ˌsü-​pər-​in-​ˈdək-​shən How to pronounce superinduction (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of superinduce

circa 1575, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for superinduce

Latin superinducere, from super- + inducere to lead in — more at induce

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The first known use of superinduce was circa 1575

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“Superinduce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superinduce. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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superinduce

transitive verb
su·​per·​in·​duce | \ ˌsü-pər-in-ˈd(y)üs How to pronounce superinduce (audio) \
superinduced; superinducing

Medical Definition of superinduce

: to increase the rate of formation of (as an enzyme) above the normal

Other Words from superinduce

superinduction \ -​ˈdək-​shən How to pronounce superinduction (audio) \ noun

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