Learner's definition of INDUCTION
the formal act or process of placing someone into a new job, position, government office, etc.
the formal act of making someone a member of the military
the act of giving a pregnant woman special drugs so that she will give birth
a kind of reasoning that uses particular examples in order to reach a general conclusion about something
the process by which an electric current, an electric charge, or magnetism is produced in objects by being close to an electric or magnetic field