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Inducted vs Drafted - What's the difference?

inducted | drafted |

As verbs the difference between inducted and drafted

is that inducted is past tense of induct while drafted is past tense of draft.

As an adjective drafted is

of a certain depth required to float (said of a vessel); used comparatively with shallow, deep, etc.

inducted

English

Verb

(head)
  • (induct)

  • induct

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • to formally or ceremoniously install in an office, position, et cetera.
  • to introduce into (particularly if certain knowledge or experience is required, such as ritual adulthood or cults).
  • to draft into military service.
  • to bring in as a member.
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    drafted

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (draft)
  • Adjective

    (head)
  • (nautical) of a certain depth required to float (said of a vessel); used comparatively with shallow, deep, etc.
  • A johnboat is a shallow drafted boat favored by fishermen.
  • (US) conscripted