- The act of initiating, or the process of being initiated or introduced
- initiation into a society
- initiation into business
- initiation into literature
- The form or ceremony by which a person is introduced into any society; mode of entrance into an organized body; especially, the rite of admission into a secret society or order.
- (chemistry) The first step of transcription or of transduction.
act of initiating
form or ceremony by which a person is introduced into any society