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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·di·cate /ˈɪndəˌket/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·di·cate /ˈɪndəˌket/ 及物動詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·di·cate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Indicated p. pr. & vb. n. Indicating ]
 1. To point out; to discover; to direct to a knowledge of; to show; to make known.
 That turns and turns to indicate
 From what point blows the weather.   --Cowper.
 2. Med. To show or manifest by symptoms; to point to as the proper remedies; as, great prostration of strength indicates the use of stimulants.  Opposite of contraindicate.
 3. Mach. To investigate the condition or power of, as of steam engine, by means of an indicator.
 Syn: -- To show; mark; signify; denote; discover; evidence; evince; manifest; declare; specify; explain; exhibit; present; reveal; disclose; display.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a
           serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe
           neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro
           is undervalued" [syn: bespeak, betoken, point, signal]
      2: indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either
         spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the
         glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space";
         "he indicated his opponents" [syn: point, show]
      3: to state or express briefly; "indicated his wishes in a
         letter" [ant: contraindicate]
      4: give evidence of; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The
         results indicate the need for more work" [syn: argue]
      5: suggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine;
         "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases" [syn: suggest]
         [ant: contraindicate]