adjective in·di·cial \(ˈ)in¦dishəl, ənˈd-\

Definition of indicial

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or having the nature of an indication :  indicative a remark indicial of their pride

  2. 2 [Latin indic-, index index finger, index + English -ial] a :  of, relating to, or having the nature of an index an indicial glossary b :  of or relating to the index finger


\-shəlē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of indicial

indicia + -al

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