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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
          • The evidence presented in this report indicates that the primary target of the Rsb phosphoregulatory network in Chlamydia trachomatis is σ 66 , the main ‘housekeeping’ sigma factor of the pathogen.
          • Immunoprecipitation then indicated that cotranslation resulted in stable complex formation of Kox1/TIF1B and Kox1KL/TIF1B (Fig. 18.2A, lane 4 and Fig. 18.2B, lane 11).
          • Black arrows indicate suspicious regions due to heterogeneity in acetowhitening and/or vascular abnormality.
        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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