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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin indicātor (one who points out), from Latin indicō (point out); see indicate.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɪn.dɪ.keɪ.tə(ɹ)/
  • (file)

NounEdit

indicator (plural indicators)

  1. A pointer or index that indicates something.
  2. A meter or gauge.
  3. The needle or dial on such a meter.
  4. (chemistry) Any of many substances, such as litmus, used to indicate the concentration of a substance, or the degree of a reaction.
  5. (ecology) A plant or animal whose presence is indicative of some specific environment.
  6. (economics) A measure, such as unemployment rate, which can be used to predict economic trends.
  7. (Britain, Australia, automotive) A trafficator (dated definition); each of the flashing lights on each side of a vehicle which indicate a turn is being made to left or right, or a lane change etc.
  8. A bird, the honeyguide.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From indicō (point out, indicate, show), from in (in, at, on; into) + dicō (indicate; dedicate; set apart).

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indicātor m (genitive indicātōris); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) Someone who points out.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative indicātor indicātōrēs
Genitive indicātōris indicātōrum
Dative indicātōrī indicātōribus
Accusative indicātōrem indicātōrēs
Ablative indicātōre indicātōribus
Vocative indicātor indicātōrēs

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indicātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of indicō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of indicō

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /indikaˈtoɾ/, [ĩn̪d̪ikaˈt̪oɾ]

NounEdit

indicator m (plural indicatores)

  1. honeyguide