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Synonyms for index

Synonyms for index

something visible or evident that gives grounds for believing in the existence or presence of something else

Synonyms for index

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

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

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list in an index

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provide with an index

adjust through indexation

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Taxpayers electing the IPIC method can now use 100% of the pool index--now called the inventory price index (IPI)--to compute the LIFO value of a dollar-value pool.
I'm a bit confused about the information shown in exhibit 4, "S&P 500 Composition by Capitalization," of "Inscrutable Index Funds.
The most common is the index mutual fund, which buys companies that comprise a particular index.
As simple as it sounds, the performance of index funds is no laughing matter, particularly in the eyes of many mutual fund managers out there.
A relatively small, but significant, effect of TDI index on density has also been observed.
The lack of private sector precedent for indexed debt as well as the short-lived experiment in trading consumer price index futures on an organized exchange suggest that the prospects for the success of an indexed issue must be weighed carefully.
472-8 was recently issued to "simplify and clarify certain aspects of the IPIC method," as well as to modify the method, so that it "produces a more accurate and suitable inventory price index.
Setting up a nonfinancial performance index is very intuitive; as such, a description of the concept sounds more complex than it really is.
The interpretation of diffusion indexes is straightforward: A value of 50 indicates that over the interval spanned by the diffusion index the proportion of series posting increases was equal to the proportion that declined, whereas a reading of more than 50 means that more series rose than declined.
The revision to the industrial production index has altered only slightly the picture of major developments in the industrial sector during 1989.