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Synonyms for indent

the visible effect made on a surface by pressure

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the space left between the margin and the start of an indented line

set in from the margin

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cut or tear along an irregular line so that the parts can later be matched for authentication

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make a depression into

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notch the edge of or make jagged

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bind by or as if by indentures, as of an apprentice or servant

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The ELT2 option adds image analysis capabilities to the software to automatically measure the size of the indent, completely eliminating the need for manual measurement by the operator.
Then, they divided the fly's body into chunks, which they placed in hairy indents on top of the larvae's bellies.
Food processing is an industry characterised by a focus on hygiene and absolute cleanliness, but even so micro-organisms can quickly build up on equipment after extended periods of downtime, whilst bacteria can flourish in mechanical troublespots on products and systems - such as threads, indents and corners.
Text - Support enhanced multilane text, including support for tabs and indents
This powerful and versatile package not only supports rich text, such as bold, italics and underline but also paragraph formatting and indents, justification, font selection and color.
The floor indents also allowed the seats to be mounted lower than usual without sacrificing comfort, which kept overall vehicle height within reason.
Urban trees in concrete indents are malnourished and underwatered.
These spots range from simple indents and screen bugs to full-length commercials.
ISLAMABAD, October 21, 2011 (Frontier Star): Minister for Water and Power Syed Naveed Qamar has asked Indus River System Authority (IRSA) to place indents for water from Tarbela and Mangla Dams seven days before to prepare an effective power generation plan.
The edge of my armchair still has the indents, so I can only imagine how his parents felt as they sat glued to their screen in their County Down home.
While the extruded product moves under the print wheel, the heated steel type indents a single line of characters into the product.