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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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}.] 
  1.  To  lead  in  to  introduce.  [Obs.] 
 
  The  poet  may  be  seen  inducing  his  personages  in  the 
  first  Iliad.  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  induced 
  adj  :  brought  about  or  caused;  not  spontaneous;  "a  case  of 
  steroid-induced  weakness"  [ant:  {spontaneous}] 




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