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English definition of “inductive”

inductive

adjective     /ɪnˈdʌk.tɪv/ specialized
using a particular set of facts or ideas to form a general principle: inductive reasoningConcluding and deducingLogic and reason inductively     /-li/ adverb specialized
(Definition of inductive adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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