(third-person singular simple present inleads, present participle inleading, simple past and past participle inled)
- (mechanical and electrical) To lead into; conduct.
- new afferent or inleading processes might be set up tending, themselves, towards the mathematical point of interaction --Helge Lundholm
- (religious) To lead from within.
- When man is in the former state, the Lord inflows and inleads immediately --Emanuel Swedenborg
From Middle English inleden (“to lead or bring in, introduce”), from Old English inlǣdan (“to lead in, bring in, introduce, conduct”), equivalent to in- + lead.