indices according to OED, the plural form of INDEX (Cf. index) preferable in scientific and mathematical senses of that word.

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  • indices — in‧di‧ces [ˈɪndsiːz] a plural of index * * * indices UK }} US }} /ˈɪndɪsiːz/ noun ► PLURAL OF INDEX(Cf. ↑index) …   Financial and business terms

  • Indices — In di*ces, n. pl. See {Index}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indĭces — Indĭces, Mehrzahl von Index (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Indices — Indices, in der Kristallographie die Verhältniszahlen der reziproken Werte von den Längen (Parametern), welche die Kristallflächen auf den Koordinatenachsen abschneiden (vgl. Kristall) …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Indices — Indĭces, Mehrzahl von Index (s.d.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • indices — [in′di sēz΄] n. alt. pl. of INDEX …   English World dictionary

  • Indices — Index In dex, n.; pl. E. {Indexes}, L. {Indices}(?). [L.: cf. F. index. See {Indicate}, {Diction}.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which points out; that which shows, indicates, manifests, or discloses; as, the increasing unemployment rate is an index of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indices — Alternative plural of index. * * * indices pl of INDEX …   Medical dictionary

  • indices — [[t]ɪ̱ndɪsiːz[/t]] Indices is a plural form of index …   English dictionary

  • indices — pl. of INDEX. * * * indices plural of index …   Useful english dictionary

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