1. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  2. on-line database a database that can be accessed by computers
  3. induction the act of bringing about something
  4. induction heating the heating of a conducting material caused by an electric current induced in it
  5. introduction the act of beginning something new
  6. ionic medication therapy that uses a local electric current to introduce the ions of a medicine into the tissues
  7. indication the act of pointing out by name
  8. unsanctioned without explicit official permission
  9. neon induction lamp a lamp consisting of a small gas-discharge tube containing neon at low pressure; luminescence is produced by the action of currents at high frequencies that are wrapped a few turns around the tube
  10. adult education a course (via lectures or correspondence) for adults who are not otherwise engaged in formal study
  11. education activities that impart knowledge or skill
  12. implication something that is inferred
  13. induction coil a coil for producing a high voltage from a low-voltage source
  14. interdiction authoritative prohibition
  15. investigation an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities
  16. altercation a noisy quarrel
  17. jurisdiction the territory within which power can be exercised
  18. benediction a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
  19. vindication the act of defending against criticism or censure
  20. unaffectionate lacking affection or warm feeling

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