To bring in; to introduce; to usher in.
- To place ceremoniously or formally in an office or a position; install: a service to induct the new president of the university.
- To admit as a member; receive.
- To admit to military service: a draftee waiting to be inducted into the army.
- To introduce, as to new experience or knowledge; initiate: She was inducted into the ways of the legal profession.
- Physics To induce.