Superinducing
Superinduce Su`per*in*duce", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Superinduced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Superinducing}.] [Pref. super- + induce: cf. L. superinducere to draw over.] To bring in, or upon, as an addition to something. [1913 Webster]

Long custom of sinning superinduces upon the soul new and absurd desires. --South. [1913 Webster]


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  • superinducing — v. bring in as an addition, superimpose …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Superinduce — Su per*in*duce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Superinduced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Superinducing}.] [Pref. super + induce: cf. L. superinducere to draw over.] To bring in, or upon, as an addition to something. [1913 Webster] Long custom of sinning… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Superinduced — Superinduce Su per*in*duce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Superinduced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Superinducing}.] [Pref. super + induce: cf. L. superinducere to draw over.] To bring in, or upon, as an addition to something. [1913 Webster] Long custom of sinning …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Superinduction — Su per*in*duc tion, n. The act of superinducing, or the state of being superinduced. South. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • superinduce — superinduction /sooh peuhr in duk sheuhn/, n. /sooh peuhr in doohs , dyoohs /, v.t., superinduced, superinducing. to bring in or induce as an added feature, circumstance, etc.; superimpose. [1545 55; < L superinducere. See SUPER , INDUCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Relativism — • A doctrine which denies, universally or in regard to some restricted sphere of being, the existence of absolute values Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Relativism     Relativism …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • superinduction — noun The act or the result of superinducing …   Wiktionary

  • superinduction — n. act of superinducing, bringing in of something as an addition; something superinduced, added feature …   English contemporary dictionary

  • superinduce — /supərɪnˈdjus/ (say soohpuhrin dyoohs) verb (t) (superinduced, superinducing) to bring in or induce as an added feature, circumstance, etc.; superimpose. {Late Latin superindūcere} –superinducement, noun –superinduction /supərɪnˈdʌkʃən/ (say… …   Australian English dictionary

  • general election — An election recurring at stated intervals as fixed by law, without any superinducing cause other than the passage of time. 25 Am J2d Elect § 3. An election held for the purpose of selecting an officer to succeed to the office on the expiration of …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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