Meaning of INDUCTIVE in English


adj. Function: adjective

1 derived or derivable by reasoning from a part to a whole, from particulars to generals, or from the individual to the universal FF1C; used an inductive approach to the problem FF1E;

Synonyms: a posteriori, inducible

Related Words: Baconian, epagogic


Synonyms: PRELIMINARY , introductory, prefatial, prefatorial, prefatory, ||prelim, preludial, prelusive, preparative, preparatory

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