- a substance, as litmus, that indicates the presence or concentration of a certain constituent.
- a substance often used in a titration to indicate the point at which the reaction is complete.
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A person’s biological age is a way of assessing how rapidly a person is aging based on a number of indicators.What’s your biological age? A new app promises to reveal it—and help you slow the aging process|Jeremy Kahn|September 17, 2020|Fortune
Asia is a good indicator, it’s coming out a bit faster than Europe, those trends are stimulating the market.‘We’re about hiring journalists’: Insider Inc. launches third global news hub in Singapore|Lucinda Southern|September 17, 2020|Digiday
The proposed legislation would extend the weekly $600 unemployment benefits for those who qualify “for the duration of the recession by tying continued enhanced unemployment insurance to the health crisis and economic indicators.”Why lawmakers may choose a more targeted approach for the second round of COVID stimulus|Aric Jenkins|September 16, 2020|Fortune
Without those indicators of myocarditis, it’s hard to say if the heart had this condition, she says.College athletes show signs of possible heart injury after COVID-19|Aimee Cunningham|September 11, 2020|Science News
This includes adding any new individual race polling, changes in the national environment and special election environment variables, quarterly and 48-hour FEC reports, new economic indicators, primary election outcomes and candidate status changes.The Forecast: The Methodology Behind Our 2020 Election Model|Daniel Malloy|September 10, 2020|Ozy
But those few protestors were an indicator of how much has changed since the Cuban Revolution of 1959.Aging Cuban Exiles And Their Lawmakers Bypassed by White House|Romina Ruiz-Goiriena|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And if the reaction from community leaders around the country is any indicator, others are proud as well.Eric Holder Exit Interview: Why He’ll Always Be an African American Icon|Joshua DuBois|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The election result will also be an indicator of whether Erdogan will stand in presidential elections on August 10.
In fact, Fitzpatrick wore no tie at all, one indicator that he long ago left the reservation.Whitey Bulger’s Defense to Reveal Widespread FBI Complicity|T.J. English|July 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Daily Dot suggests the app is an indicator that society has forgotten how to communicate verbally.Bang With Friends: Facebook Sex App Creators Talk Controversial Product|Anna Klassen|January 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A current indicator is inserted in the circuit consisting of a solenoid of nine turns.
It did not seem as if he was moving, but the indicator now showed more than seven thousand feet.
Moreover, some sort of indicator would be required by which we could make sure that the exciting current has the normal strength.
But he didnt get the big salary that the men with the indicator get today.Baseball Joe on the Giants|Lester Chadwick
One bell will serve for all the rooms of a house, an “indicator” being provided to show from which it has been rung.
British Dictionary definitions for indicator
- a device that records or registers something, such as the movements of a lift, or that shows information, such as arrival and departure times of trains
- (as modifier)indicator light
- a substance used in titrations to indicate the completion of a chemical reaction, usually by a change of colour
- a substance, such as litmus, that indicates the presence of an acid or alkali
- a plant or animal species that thrives only under particular environmental conditions and therefore indicates these conditions where it is found
- a species of plant or animal whose well-being confirms the well-being of other species in the area