superinduce

[soo-per-in-doos, -dyoos]
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verb (used with object), su·per·in·duced, su·per·in·duc·ing.

to bring in or induce as an added feature, circumstance, etc.; superimpose.

Nearby words

  1. superhumeral,
  2. superi,
  3. superimpose,
  4. superimposed,
  5. superincumbent,
  6. superinfect,
  7. superinfection,
  8. superinflation,
  9. superintend,
  10. superintendence

Origin of superinduce

From the Latin word superindūcere, dating back to 1545–55. See super-, induce

Related formssu·per·in·duc·tion [soo-per-in-duhk-shuh n] /ˌsu pər ɪnˈdʌk ʃən/, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for superinduce

superinduce

verb

(tr) to introduce as an additional feature, factor, etc
Derived Formssuperinducement, nounsuperinduction (ˌsuːpərɪnˈdʌkʃən), noun

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Medicine definitions for superinduce

superinduce

[sōō′pər-ĭn-dōōs]

v.

To introduce as an addition to something already existing.

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