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superinduce

Line breaks: super|in¦duce
Pronunciation: /suːp(ə)rɪnˈdjuːs
 
, sjuː-/

Definition of superinduce in English:

verb

[with object]
Introduce or induce in addition: both genes are known to be superinduced in fibroblasts by inhibition of protein synthesis

Origin

mid 16th century: from Latin superinducere 'cover over, bring from outside' (see super-, induce).

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