Definitions for index

Definitions for (noun) index

Main entry: forefinger, index, index finger

Definition: the finger next to the thumb

Main entry: index

Definition: an alphabetical listing of names and topics along with page numbers where they are discussed

Main entry: index, index number, indicant, indicator

Definition: 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

Main entry: exponent, power, index

Definition: a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself

Main entry: index

Definition: a numerical scale used to compare variables with one another or with some reference number

Definitions for (verb) index

Main entry: index

Definition: adjust through indexation

Usage: The government indexes wages and prices

Main entry: index

Definition: provide with an index

Usage: index the book

Main entry: index

Definition: list in an index

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