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English definition of “indicative”

indicative

adjective     /ɪnˈdɪk.ə.tɪv/ US  /-t̬ɪv/
being or relating to a sign that something exists, is true, or is likely to happen: Resumption of the talks is indicative of an improving relationship between the countries.Showing and demonstrating
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