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inducements, plural;
  1. A thing that persuades or influences someone to do something
    • - companies were prepared to build only in return for massive inducements
    • - there is no inducement to wait for payment
  2. A bribe

  3. Introductory statements in a pleading explaining the matter in dispute

  1. incentive: a positive motivational influence
  2. act of bringing about a desired result; "inducement of sleep"
  3. The inducement rule is a test a United States court can use to determine whether liability for copyright infringement committed by third parties could be assigned to the distributor of the device used to commit infringement.
  4. An incentive that helps bring about a desired state; An introductory statement of facts or background information; 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
  5. (INDUCEMENTS) The act of persuading or in some way influencing the actions and/or attitudes of others.
  6. (INDUCEMENTS) No ON-SALE RETAILER shall directly or indirectly offer or furnish any gifts, prizes, coupons, premiums, rebates or assumptions of any tax or similar inducements wherein the purchase or consumption of spirituous liquor is required to receive such gifts, etc. ...
  7. (Inducements) Incentives offered to overcome resistance to purchase, for example tax breaks intended as an inducement to greater reinvestment.
  8. (Inducements) Rewards for successful progress towards dryness, such as star charts.
  9. (inducements) stimuli that lead one to action
  10. an alternative rendering for decisive-support condition, upanissaya, is one of the 24 conditions (paccaya; q.v.).
  11. still lower, means offering rewards or punishments to get someone to do something, i.e. like bribery.
  12. A reward for a specific behaviour, designed to encourage that behaviour; also called incentive.
  13. A concession, allowance or benefit offered by a landlord to a prospective tenant in order to encourage the prospective tenant to sign a lease commitment or renewal.
  14. the adoption by the governmental entity that will be issuing a tax-exempt IDB of a formal resolution supporting the company's request for IDB financing. The resolution is typically adopted at a regularly scheduled meeting of the governmental entity (i.e. city council meeting). ...
  15. A term used by shipping lines to indicate that a ship will call at a port if there is enough profitable cargo to make the stop worthwhile.
  16. An advantage or benefit that precipitates a particular action on the part of an individual.
  17. When steamship lines publish in their schedules the name of a port and the words "by inducement" in parentheses, this means the vessel will call at the port if there is a sufficient amount of profitable cargo available and booked.
  18. Client acknowledges that it entered into these Terms without inducement by any representation or warranty not set forth in these Terms.
  19. attractive offer; incentive; bribe