indicator

Related Terms
Measurable variable used as a representation of an associated (but non-measured or non-measurable) factor or quantity. For example, consumer price index (CPI) serves as an indicator of general cost of living which consists of many factors some of which are not included in computing CPI. Indicators are common statistical devices employed in economics. See also economic indicators and measure.

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If your business has been struggling that can be a good indicator that some changes may need to be made.
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The wet ground on the sides of the river bank was a clear indicator that the water had risen at least eighteen inches during the two-day rain storm.
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If your business has been struggling that can be a good indicator that some changes may need to be made.
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