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INDUCTION, eccles. law. The giving a clerk, instituted to a benefice, the actual possession of its temporalties, in the nature of livery of seisin. Ayl. Parerg. 299.

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In five short concluding chapters (all unfortunately mere sketches and frequently difficult to follow) Aristotle relates other types of argument, such as induction and paradigm, to what has preceded.
12) found that parity, initial cervical dilatation and gestational age at entry were predictors of likelihood for success of induction of labour.
The kitchen appliance maker, known for its induction cooktops, will launch its first range in the category by late spring.
Methods: Ninety patients, aged 60 or more, received anesthesia induction with propofol and with sevoflurane 8% using the vital capacity breath (VCB) or tidal volume breath (TVB) techniques.
The purpose of labour induction is achieving childbirth through the stimulation of uterine contractions.
To determine the frequency of elective labor induction in Latin America, as well as the associations between elective induction and adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes, researchers performed a secondary analysis of cross-seciional data from the 2004-2005 World Health Organization ' Global Survey on Maternal and Perinatal Health.
After an introductory chapter, Chapter 2 presents the modern view of induction as an argument form.
The extensive application of induction heating for these applications has been delayed by the high consumption of electric energy.
Last year, RocTool supplied its largest induction heating system yet for use on the 5500-ton "Alpha 1" injection and compression molding machine (built by Krauss-Maffei) at GE Plastics' Polymer Processing Development Center in Pittsfield, Mass.
Parallel to this acquisition, RocTool has been working on its own internal induction heating technology it is calling 3iTech--Integrated Internal Induction Technologies--which was due to be unveiled recently in a demonstration at its headquarters in France.
It is not clear from the methodology whether parents were allowed to be present at the time of induction in all cases and if so, whether one or both parents were allowed and what their behavioural pattern was.
Today, Induction Innovations sells both induction heating equipment (Inductor Series) and handheld devices (Mini-Ductor[R]), all over the world.