Inducement meaning

ĭn-do͝osmənt, -dyo͝os-
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Something that helps bring about an action or a desired result; an incentive.

Tax breaks intended as an inducement to greater reinvestment.

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In contract law, the material reason for undertaking certain obligations. In criminal law, motive or that which leads to the commission of a crime.
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The definition of an inducement is a bribe or something that persuades someone to do something.

An example of an inducement is when you do not want to go to a party and your friend tells you that the boy you have a crush on is going to be there in order to get you to go.

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(law) An introductory statement of facts or background information.
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(shipping) The act of placing a port on a vessel's itinerary because the volume of cargo offered at that port justifies the cost of routing the vessel.
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The act or process of inducing.

The inducement of sleep.

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Misrepresentation that leads a person to enter into a contract or transaction with a false understanding of the risks and obligations.

Fraud in the inducement.

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An inducing or being induced.
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Anything that induces; motive; incentive.
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An incentive that helps bring about a desired state.

Citation of Richard Stallman ...it won't run on a free platform and (...) your program is actually an inducement for people to install non-free software.

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