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English definition of “indication”

indication

noun     /ˌɪndɪˈkeɪʃən/
[C or U] a sign that something exists , is true , or is likely to happen : an indication that There are few indications that the economy is on an upswing .an indication of sth The fact that she is being kept in a leadership role is an indication of how important she is to the company .a fair/good indication The price of a product is generally a fair indication of its quality .
[C] a suitable action that is suggested by something: The indication from the trade figures is to reduce stock by at least 30%.
(Definition of indication noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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