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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
          • The postcranial elements, which are rarely associated with hyainailourine specimens, indicate an animal capable of a plantigrade stance and adapted for terrestrial locomotion.
          • The main components of the diterpenic fraction are acids indicating a resin from a plant belonging to the conifer family.
          • In the first case (c1), a ray hits the surface pocket before reaching the ligand: this indicates underpacking in the protein-ligand interface.
        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
        Related Links:
        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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