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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
          • Knockdown of Oyvlg by RNAi resulted in germ cell underproliferation and prematurely arrested meiosis, indicating a key role of vasa in bivalve germ cell development [38 ,39 ].
          • In heterodisomic UPD, two distinct homologous chromosomes are received from one parent, indicating that an error took place during meiosis I.
          • Reports indicate that tensions have flared up in the Middle East again.
        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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        Grammatically, this word "indicate" is a verb.
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