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verb (used with object), pre·in·di·cat·ed, pre·in·di·cat·ing.
  1. to indicate in advance; presage: The early thaw preindicated an avalanche.
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Origin of preindicate

First recorded in 1795–1805; pre- + indicate
Related formspre·in·di·ca·tion, noun
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  • They seem to preindicate the hold of the life force on the material, and always appear when that force is broken.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 362, December 9, 1882