a numerical scale used to compare variables with one another or with some reference number
a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time
a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself
an alphabetical listing of names and topics along with page numbers where they are discussed
the finger next to the thumb
list in an index
provide with an index
adjust through indexation
- The index is at the back (of the book).
- Automatic modification of the index register.
- A person's face is often an index of his mood.
- Do you know the price index in the city?
- The index is arranged in alphabetical order.
- The financial times share index go up five point yesterday.