Definition of "indication" []

  • The act of indicating. (noun)
  • Something that serves to indicate; a sign. (noun)
  • Something indicated as necessary or expedient: Bed rest is usually the indication for flu cases. (noun)
  • The degree indicated by a measuring instrument. (noun)
  • Something that serves to indicate or suggest; sign (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • The degree or quantity represented on a measuring instrument or device (noun)
  • The action of indicating (noun)
  • Something that is indicated as advisable, necessary, or expedient (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "indication" in a sentence
  • "And then maybe again for Pat, anything interesting from the market research about the demand for 424 there, even before the label indication?"
  • "CVT just recently received approval expanding the label indication and removing significant cautionary language that was previously inhibiting Ranexa's U.S. ramp."
  • "Its likely Biosense will get the label indication for AF going into HRS probably next year?"