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indicial

[ in-dish-uhl ]
/ ɪnˈdɪʃ əl /
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adjective
of, relating to, or resembling an indication; indicative: behavior indicial of a personality disorder.
of, relating to, or resembling an index or an index finger.
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Origin of indicial

First recorded in 1840–50; indici(a) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM indicial

in·di·cial·ly, adverb
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