induced induced adj. brought about or caused; not spontaneous; as, a case of steroid-induced weakness. Contrasted to {spontaneous}. [Narrower terms: {elicited, evoked ] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • induced — induced; pho·to·induced; …   English syllables

  • induced — index causative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Induced — Induce In*duce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Induced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inducing}.] [L. inducere, inductum; pref. in in + ducere to lead. See {Duke}, and cf. {Induct}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To lead in; to introduce. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The poet may be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -induced — [[t] ɪndjuːst, AM duːs [/t]] COMB in ADJ induced combines with nouns to form adjectives which indicate that a state, condition, or illness is caused by a particular thing. ...stress induced disorders. ...a drug induced hallucination …   English dictionary

  • induced — adj. Induced is used with these nouns: ↑abortion …   Collocations dictionary

  • induced — adjective brought about or caused; not spontaneous (Freq. 1) a case of steroid induced weakness • Ant: ↑spontaneous • Similar to: ↑elicited, ↑evoked, ↑iatrogenic …   Useful english dictionary

  • induced — См. indotto …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • induced — in·duced (in d stґ) [L. inducere to lead in] 1. produced artificially. 2. produced by induction …   Medical dictionary

  • induced — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Persuaded] Syn. convinced, cajoled, lured; see persuaded . 2. [Brought about] Syn. effected, achieved, caused; see done 1 , finished 1 . 3. [Inferred] Syn. thought, concluded, reasoned, rationalized, ratiocinated,… …   English dictionary for students

  • induced — adj. caused, brought about, produced; produced by induction (Physics) in·duce || ɪn duːs / dju v. cause, bring about, set in motion; influence, persuade, impel; infer, deduce, derive a general proposition from certain facts; produce by means… …   English contemporary dictionary

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