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inductverb [T]

 us   /ɪnˈdʌkt/
to ​introduce someone ​formally or with a ​specialceremony to an ​organization or ​group: She was inducted into the ​army.
inductee
noun [C]  us   /ɪnˌdʌkˈti/
Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Cheryl Miller will be there.
(Definition of induct from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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inductverb [T]

uk   us   /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.
(Definition of induct from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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