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noun

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A numerical scale used to compare variables with one another or with some reference number.

Roget 562: word, term, vocable; name etc. 564; phrase etc. 566; root, etymon; derivative; part of speech etc. ... show more

Roget 86: list, catalog, catalogue, inventory; register etc. (record) 551.    account; bill, bill of costs; terrier; tally, listing, ... show more

Roget 466: measurement, admeasurement, mensuration, survey, valuation, appraisement, assessment, assize; estimate, estimation; dead reckoning, reckoning etc. ... show more



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A number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time.

synonyms: index number, indicant, indicator.

Roget 550: indication; symbolism, symbolization; semiology, semiotics, semeiology, semeiotics; Zeitgeist.    [means of recognition: property] characteristic, diagnostic; lineament, feature, ... show more

Polish: indeks

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A mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself.

synonyms: exponent, power.

Roget 84: number, symbol, numeral, figure, cipher, digit, integer; counter; round number; formula; function; series.    sum, difference, ... show more

Dutch: exponent
Polish: wykładnik, wykładnik potęgi

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An alphabetical listing of names and topics along with page numbers where they are discussed.

Dutch: index, inhoud
Polish: indeks, skorowidz

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The finger next to the thumb.

synonyms: forefinger, index finger.

Dutch: index, likkepot, wijsvinger
Polish: palec drugi, palec wskaziciel, palec wskazujący, wskaziciel

verb

1 index

List in an index.

Roget 60: reduce to order, bring into order; introduce order into; rally.    arrange, dispose, place, form; put in order, set in order, place in order; set out, collocate, pack, ... show more

Dutch: indexeren, indiceren

2 index

Provide with an index.

Dutch: indexeren

3 index

Adjust through indexation.


Moby thesaurus: Art Index, Baedeker, Bibliography Index, Books in Print, Cumulative Book Index, Education Index, Eighteenth Amendment, Lambert conformal projection, Mercator projection, Miller projection, National Union Catalog, Prohibition Party, Volstead Act, Yellow Pages, acknowledgments, aeronautical chart, alphabetize, analyze, annotated bibliography, annual bibliography ... show more.

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