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English definition of “inductive”


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