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English definition of “induct”

induct

verb [T]     /ɪnˈdʌkt/
HR to introduce someone formally or with a special ceremony into a place of work, organization or group: Last weekend, the group inducted 600 more members at another ceremony.induct sb as sth He was inducted as the university's chancellor on June 8th.induct sb into sth The photograph shows her being inducted into the Police Department.
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