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indicate meaning

EN[ˈɪndɪkeɪt]
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    Definition of indicate in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGindicatesPRindicatingPT, PPindicatedSUF-icate
    1. To point out; to discover; to direct to a knowledge of; to show; to make known.
      1. The guard blew his whistle to indicate imminent departure. ‎
    2. To show or manifest by symptoms; to point to as the proper remedies.
      1. Great prostration of strength indicates the use of stimulants. ‎
    3. To signal in a vehicle the desire to turn right or left.
      1. To investigate the condition or power of, as of steam engine, by means of an indicator.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • This strain never turned red, indicating that β -carotene was not hyperproduced by this strain.
          • Peggy, I checked all of your medical records and examined you, there is nothing to indicate you're going to die soon. There is no expiration date stamped on your foot.
          • Several mutagenesis studies also indicated that introduction of Arg residues into the Ser/Thr surface improved the alkalophilicity of xylanases [14 ,34 ].
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Indicate that you are willing to receive marketing material by putting a tick in the box
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Verbs
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        1. en indicated
        2. en indicates
        3. en indicatest
        4. en indicateth
        5. fr indicateur
        Source: Wiktionary
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