a postal marking used rather than a stamp or a regular cancellation on each item in a large shipment of prepaid mail.
a printed message or instruction, especially one stamped on a package: an indicium of “bulk mail.”
an indication or token.
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How to use indicia in a sentence
They form the indicia to a people's mission, and are our best guides to God's purpose in creating us.The Negro Problem | Booker T. Washington, et al.
He next tried to bring forward what might be called a number of indicia supporting his view.The Science and Philosophy of the Organism | Hans Driesch
Averages may be indicia of causation, but they are not themselves causes.
The same is true of Kemmerer's indicia of "growth of business."
The indicia of trade cover up speculation and the other things that go on in New York, and other financial centers.
British Dictionary definitions for indicia
distinguishing markings or signs; indications
- indicial, adjective
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