inductive

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French inductif, from Late Latin inductivus

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈdʌktɪv/
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AdjectiveEdit

inductive (comparative more inductive, superlative most inductive)

  1. (logic) Of, or relating to logical induction. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  2. (physics) Of, relating to, or arising from inductance. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  3. introductory or preparatory. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  4. Influencing; tending to induce or cause.

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ReferencesEdit

  • inductive at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • inductive in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

inductive

  1. feminine singular of inductif

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From inductīvus +‎ .

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

inductīvē (not comparable)

  1. by yielding

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

inductīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of inductīvus

ReferencesEdit

  • inductive in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette