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verb [transitive] formal induct pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈdʌkt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleinducting
past tenseinducted
past participleinducted
  1. 1
    to officially give someone a new job or position, especially in a formal ceremony

    In his speech the principal congratulated the four new professors who had been inducted that afternoon.

  2. 3
    to teach someone about something

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