Translation of "induction" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɪnˈdʌk.ʃən/ us

an occasion when someone is formally introduced into a new job or organization, especially through a special ceremony

iniciación, instalación
Their induction into the church took place in June.
Her induction as councillor took place in the town hall.
an induction course/program/ceremony

[ no plural ] formal the act of causing an event or process to happen

the induction of labour

[ no plural ] specialized social sciences the process of discovering a general principle from a set of facts

razonamiento inductivo, inducción

[ no plural ] specialized physics an occasion when electrical power goes from one object to another without the objects touching

an induction coil/motor

(Translation of “induction” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)