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indication

noun
     
in‧di‧ca‧tion W3 [uncountable and countable]
a sign, remark, event etc that shows what is happening, what someone is thinking or feeling, or what is true
indication of
Dark green leaves are a good indication of healthy roots.
He gave no indication of his own feelings at all.
Could you give me some indication as to when I am likely to receive a reply?
indication (that)
Taking a career history along with you will be a clear indication that you are well organized.
Indications are that the situation hasn't improved much.
There is every indication (=there are very clear signs) that it is true.

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