inductive

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French inductif, from Late Latin inductivus

Adjective[edit]

inductive

  1. (logic) of, or relating to logical induction
  2. (physics) of, relating to, or arising from induction or inductance
  3. introductory or preparatory
  4. influencing; tending to induce or cause
    • Milton
      A brutish vice, / Inductive mainly to the sin of Eve.
    • Sir M. Hale
      They may be [] inductive of credibility.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

inductive f

  1. feminine form of inductif