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From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] index.

Noun

Singular
index

Plural
es

index (es)
  1. (publishing) Ordered arrangement of keywords and locators, enabling users to identify and locate relevant information quickly and efficiently.
  2. An alphabetical listing of items and their location; for example, the index of a book lists words or expressions and the pages of the book upon which they are to be found.
  3. (linguistics) A type of noun where the meaning of the form changes with respect to the context. E.g., 'Today's newspaper' is an indexical form since its referent will differ depending on the context. See also icon and symbol.
  4. The index finger, the forefinger.
  5. (programming) A positive or non-negative integer indicating the location of data within a vector or vector based multidimensional array.
  6. (computing) A key indicating the location of data or an object, e.g. within a database table, associative array, or hash table.
  7. (economics) a single number calculated from an array of prices or of quantities.

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Verb

Infinitive
to index

Third person singular
index

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to index (third-person singular simple present index, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To arrange an index for something, especially a long text.

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Czech

Pronunciation

Noun

index m.

  1. index (economics)

Dutch

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Noun

index m (plural indexen or indices)

  1. index

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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] index "pointer, indicator"

Noun

index m. (plural index)

  1. Index
  2. forefinger
  3. The welcome page of a web site, typically index.html, index.htm or index.php

Latin

Noun

index (genitive indicis); n, third declension

  1. pointer, indicator
  2. the index finger
  3. a sign, indication
  4. informer, betrayer

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