Meaning of INDUCTIVE in English

INDUCTIVE

in ‧ duc ‧ tive /ɪnˈdʌktɪv/ BrE AmE adjective technical

1 . using known facts to produce general principles:

inductive reasoning

2 . connected with electrical or ↑ magnetic induction

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