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English definition of “indication”

indication

noun uk   /ˌɪn.dɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us  

indication noun (SIGN)

C1 [C or U] a sign that something exists, is true, or is likely to happen: There are few indications (that) the economy is on an upswing. Helen's face gave no indication of what she was thinking.

indication noun (SUGGESTION)

[C] a suitable action that is suggested by something: The indication from the trade figures is to reduce stock by at least 30 percent.
(Definition of indication from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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