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One entry found for induce.
Main Entry: in·duce
Pronunciation: in-primarystressd(y)üs
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): in·duced; in·duc·ing
1 : to lead on to do something : PERSUADE
2 : BRING ABOUT, CAUSE <an illness induced by overwork>
3 : to reach (a general conclusion) based on particular facts or examples
4 : to produce (as an electric current) by induction
- in·duc·er noun
- in·duc·ible /-primarystressd(y)ü-sschwa-bschwal/ adjective

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