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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 from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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