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English definition of “indicative”

indicative

adjective     /ɪnˈdɪkətɪv/
being a sign that something exists , is true , or will probably happen : indicative of sth The fall in demand is indicative of a broader trend in consumer spending .
[before noun] FINANCE showing how much something will probably cost : indicative budget / cost
(Definition of indicative adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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