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Synonyms of induced

Verb


1. induce, bring on, generate, bring forth

usage: cause to arise; "induce a crisis"

2. induce, stimulate, cause, have, get, make

usage: cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner; "The ads induced me to buy a VCR"; "My children finally got me to buy a computer"; "My wife made me buy a new sofa"

3. induce, stimulate, rush, hasten, effect, effectuate, set up

usage: cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"

4. induce, reason, reason out, conclude

usage: reason or establish by induction

5. induce, induct, produce, bring about, give rise

usage: produce electric current by electrostatic or magnetic processes

Adjective


1. induced (vs. spontaneous), elicited, evoked, iatrogenic

usage: brought about or caused; not spontaneous; "a case of steroid-induced weakness"

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