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English noun: indicant

1. indicant (communication) something that serves to indicate or suggest

SamplesAn indication of foul play.
Indications of strain.
Symptoms are the prime indicants of disease.


Broader (hypernym)communication

Narrower (hyponym)clue, evidence, forerunner, gesture, glimpse, harbinger, herald, hint, manifestation, mark, pointing out, precursor, predecessor, print, shadow, signalisation, signalization, smoke, symptom, tincture, trace, vestige

2. indicant (communication) a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time

Synonymsindex, index number, indicator

Broader (hypernym)fact

Narrower (hyponym)BMI, body mass index, business index, leading indicator, price index, price level, short account, stock index, stock market index

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