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in duhk shuhn

  • n  a formal entry into an organization or position or office
    he was ordered to report for induction into the army
  • n  an electrical phenomenon whereby an electromotive force (EMF) is generated in a closed circuit by a change in the flow of current
  • n  reasoning from detailed facts to general principles
  • n  stimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors
  • n  the act of bringing about something (especially at an early time)
    the induction of an anesthetic state
  • n  an act that sets in motion some course of events

  • Stick your hand into a powerful electric induction coil.
  • After that ruling, Seeger was summoned to an Army induction center in New York City.
  • He invented dynamos, transformers, induction coils, condensers, arc and incandescent lamps.
News & Articles

  • Leominster Football Hall of Fame announces inductees
    LEOMINSTER -- The Leominster Football Hall of Fame selection committee announced this year's slate of inductees Thursday including the entire 1978 team. The induction ceremony is scheduled to be held at the Four Points by Sheraton Nov. 23. The festivities are being expanded this year to include a "Pregame Huddle" at the Knights of Columbus the day before. The setting for the pregame huddle will ...
    June 22, 2013 - Sentinel & Enterprise
  • Good News: Women at Salvation Army enjoying their new family room
    Good News items include induction into OCS Hall of Fame, a newly decorated room at Salvation Army, appointment to Coast Guard Academy and agency donations.
    June 22, 2013 - The Florida Times-Union
  • Basketball star’s hall induction revoked
    BANGOR (AP) — The Maine Sports Hall of Fame has revoked the induction of a former college basketball star following his conviction on a child pornography charge. read more
    June 19, 2013 - The Times Record

  • Barry Bonds in
    I congratulate Cal Ripken Jr. and Tony Gwynn for their induction to the Hall of Fame because they were great ballplayers,Bonds said Wednesday in the Dominican Republic. "But I also think McGwire and Pete Rose should be in Cooperstown."
  • Sammy Sosa in Baseball Time in Arlington
    I will calmly wait for my induction to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Don't I have the numbers to be inducted?,said Sosa, who presently serves the Dominican government as Special Ambassador For Investment Opportunities.
  • AG Lafley in BusinessWeek
    Using near-infrared light for the induction of hyperthermia is particularly attractive because living tissues do not strongly absorb radiation in this range. Once the carbon nanotubes have bound to the tumor cells, an external source of... Ellen Vitetta (blog) Jun 17, 2008 51223 68807 inductive In his new book, The Game-Changer: How You Can Drive Revenue and Profit Growth with Innovation , P&G CEO AG Lafley explains the difference between the two methods: Business schools tend to focus on inductive thinking (based on directly observable...

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