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indicant


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Indicant  \In"di*cant\,  a.  [L.  indicans,  p.  pr  indicare.  See 
  {Indicate}.] 
  Serving  to  point  out  as  a  remedy;  indicating. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Indicant  \In"di*cant\,  n. 
  That  which  indicates  or  points  out  as  an  indicant  of  the 
  remedy  for  a  disease. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  indicant 
  n  :  a  number  or  ratio  (a  value  on  a  scale  of  measurement) 
  derived  from  a  series  of  observed  facts;  can  reveal 
  relative  changes  as  a  function  of  time  [syn:  {index},  {index 
  number},  {indicator}] 




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