induction

(redirected from induction period)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

induction

the initial TRAINING an employee may receive at the commencement of employment to familiarize him or her with the workings of the organization.
References in periodicals archive ?
The data in our study were supportive of the studies reporting that [N.sub.2]O shortened the induction period. Although [N.sub.2]O seemed to lose its advantage for the induction at the 5th minute, which was observed within the first three minutes, the need for more medications of the group without [N.sub.2]O shows that these effects of [N.sub.2]O can be benefited in a special and limited adult patient group in which i.v.
Thus, the quality control measured through the induction period for the increasing of oxidation rate is a very important methodology, making the Rancimat method indispensable [13, 22].
It is well explained by the results of the previous hydration heat that the five kinds of esters make the cement hydration induction end time longer and postpone the second exothermic peak, that is, the esters have a delayed effect on the hydration reaction rate at the early stage of cement (hydration induction period and the acceleration period).
The patients who completed the 12-week induction period entered the long-term extension period.
The four regional education consortia will ensure every newly qualified teacher has a mentor to support them in using and evidencing the standards throughout their induction period, the Welsh Government said.
There was only one drug-related serious adverse event, which was a migraine that occurred in one patient during the oral induction period. None of the other serious adverse events were deemed to be drug related.
Physiochemical characteristics of seed and oils varied as: weight of individual seed (0.069-0.085 g), weight of 100 seeds (5.95-7.73 g), width (0.461-0.544 cm), length (0.736-0.915 cm), moisture (6.2-8.5%), oil content (12.01 to14.55%), refractive index at 40degC (1.4661-1.4665) iodine value (IV) (93.90-105.76 gI2/100g), saponification value (SV) (181.83-190.55 mgKOH/g), peroxide value (PV) (1.0-6.0 mEq/Kg), free fatty acids (FFA) (17.30-38.80 %) and induction period (IP) (1.95 -2.65 h), respectively.
For the MTF L2, at 110-150 [degrees]C there is an induction period of between 6-24 hours before corrosion is observed.
In the case of the simultaneous biaxial samples at the ratio of 1.5 X 1.5, after the induction period, the sample experienced a little increase in out of plane birefringence then it decreased through the rest of the annealing process until the sample became opaque due to the increase of crystallite sizes at such low deformation levels.
Data in Table (5) showed that the induction period of control sample was 8.10 h.
"We provide students with information about the signs and symptoms of a number of health issues and conditions, including meningitis in its various strains, during their induction period and throughout the year."