preindication

preindicate

[pree-in-di-keyt]
verb (used with object), preindicated, preindicating.
to indicate in advance; presage: The early thaw preindicated an avalanche.

Origin:
1795–1805; pre- + indicate

preindication, noun
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preindication

noun
an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come; "he hoped it was an augury"; "it was a sign from God" [syn: augury
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