indicant


indicant
I noun augury, auspice, badge, beacon, brand, caution, characteristic, cipher, clue, cue, diagnostic, emblem, ensign, example, exponent, figure, flag, foretoken, hint, implication, index, indication, indicator, landmark, manifestation, mark, note, omen, pointer, portent, presage, prognostic, representation, representative, sign, signal, signature, signboard, stamp, suggestion, symbol, symptom, token, trademark, visible token, watchword II index device (distinguishing mark), index (catalog), indication, suggestive (evocative), symptom, token

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  • Indicant — In di*cant, n. That which indicates or points out; as, an indicant of the remedy for a disease. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indicant — In di*cant, a. [L. indicans, p. pr. indicare. See {Indicate}.] Serving to point out, as a remedy; indicating. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indicant — [in′di kənt] adj. [L indicans] indicating; pointing out n. something that indicates or points out …   English World dictionary

  • indicant — /in di keuhnt/, n. 1. something that indicates; indicator. adj. 2. Obs. serving to indicate; indicative. [1600 10; < L indicant (s. of indicans, prp. of indicare to point, make known), equiv. to indic (see INDICATE) + ant ANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • indicant — noun Date: 1623 something that serves to indicate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • indicant — 1. Pointing out; indicating. 2. An indication; especially a symptom indicating the proper line of treatment. [L. in dico, pres. p. ans ( ant), to point out] * * * in·di·cant (inґdĭ kənt) 1. indicating. 2. a symptom which indicates the… …   Medical dictionary

  • indicant — n. something which indicates or shows, sign, designator, indicator adj. indicative, revealing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • indicant — in·di·cant …   English syllables

  • indicant — in•di•cant [[t]ˈɪn dɪ kənt[/t]] n. something that indicates • Etymology: 1600–10; < L …   From formal English to slang

  • indicant — /ˈɪndɪkənt/ (say indikuhnt) adjective 1. indicating; indicative. –noun 2. that which indicates …   Australian English dictionary


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