Meaning of PREDICTOR in English

PREDICTOR

(~s)

You can refer to something that helps you predict something that will happen in the future as a ~ of that thing.

Opinion polls are an unreliable ~ of election outcomes...

= indication

N-COUNT: with supp, usu N of n

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