Synonyms for induction

Synonyms for (noun) induction

Synonyms: trigger, induction, initiation

Definition: an act that sets in motion some course of events

Similar words: causation, causing

Definition: the act of causing something to happen

Synonyms: induction

Definition: the act of bringing about something (especially at an early time)

Usage: the induction of an anesthetic state

Similar words: debut, entry, first appearance, unveiling, launching, introduction

Definition: the act of beginning something new

Usage: they looked forward to the debut of their new product line

Synonyms: generalisation, generalization, induction, inductive reasoning

Definition: reasoning from detailed facts to general principles

Similar words: colligation

Definition: the connection of isolated facts by a general hypothesis

Synonyms: elicitation, evocation, induction

Definition: stimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors

Usage: the elicitation of his testimony was not easy

Similar words: stimulant, stimulation, stimulus, input

Definition: any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

Synonyms: induction, initiation, installation

Definition: a formal entry into an organization or position or office

Usage: his initiation into the club; he was ordered to report for induction into the army; he gave a speech as part of his installation into the hall of fame

Similar words: ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance

Definition: a formal event performed on a special occasion

Usage: a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor

Synonyms: inductance, induction

Definition: an electrical phenomenon whereby an electromotive force (EMF) is generated in a closed circuit by a change in the flow of current

Similar words: electrical phenomenon

Definition: a physical phenomenon involving electricity

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