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as in indicator
an arrow-shaped piece on a dial or scale for registering information the index on the thermometer dropped below zero

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as in to list
to put (someone or something) on a list indexed all the books in the library by category

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“Index.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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