Meaning of INDICATION in English


/in'di kay"sheuhn/ , n.

1. anything serving to indicate or point out, as a sign or token.

2. Med. a special symptom or the like that points out a suitable remedy or treatment or shows the presence of a disease.

3. an act of indicating.

4. the degree marked by an instrument.

[ 1535-45; indication- (s. of indicatio ). See INDICATE, -ION ]

Syn. 1. hint, intimation, portent.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .