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indicate
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • But what could it indicate?
  • There are several other indications, but these may be enough to aid us in our search.
  • With hardly a word spoken, but with a kindly eye, he waved me to an armchair, threw across his case of cigars, and indicated a spirit case and a gasogene in the corner.
  • As a rule, when I have heard some slight indication of the course of events, I am able to guide myself by the thousands of other similar cases which occur to my memory.
  • What else can be indicated by that right cuff so very shiny for five inches, and the left one with the smooth patch near the elbow where you rest it upon the desk?
  • These, we presume, indicated the nature of the papers which had been destroyed by Colonel Openshaw.
  • As he glanced down the advertisement column, with his head thrust forward and the paper flattened out upon his knee, I took a good look at the man and endeavoured, after the fashion of my companion, to read the indications which might be presented by his dress or appearance.
  • Holmes turned to the page indicated.
  • He had foresight, but has less now than formerly, pointing to a moral retrogression, which, when taken with the decline of his fortunes, seems to indicate some evil influence, probably drink, at work upon him.
  • That which my son himself indicated—that of the cupboard of the lumber-room.
  • Then, as to sitting here or there, or amusing yourself in any manner indicated, that need cause you no inconvenience.

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  • These maps are drawn with north to the top unless otherwise indicated.
  • She did not indicate which candidate she supports.

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