Indices meaning

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The definition of indices is the plural of index, which is a listing or an indicator.

An example of indices are telephone book listings.

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Plural form of index (when used in the sense of a key to locate an element in a list, vector or matrix in computing or mathematics)

The subscript numbers after each element are the indices of that element.

A common convention in computing is to have indices beginning at zero, whereas in mathematics indices usually begin at one.

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