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eLucidate writing
02/07/14 4:32 pm

That's what I was wondering- I know in psych we're always talking about "indices of fit" but I've seen the other way "there are multiple indexes referenced for... Blah blah blah".

doctalk not all who wander r lost
02/06/14 6:49 am

I am going with
indicates. ( en-dah-kets)
Has a nice sound.
And it's a good compromise.
It's about time we expand the dictionary.

02/05/14 9:42 pm

Indexes is the present participle of the verb form of "index":
Mark indexes his collection of business cards.

Zod Above Pugetropolis
02/05/14 8:35 pm

Indices. Indexes is acceptable in American English, but there are a lot of things acceptable in American English that aren't really acceptable in actual English. Writer's choice, I guess, but I'll never choose "indexes".

alynn Somewhere wonderful
02/05/14 8:33 pm

I think both are commonly used and correct, but I prefer indices.

eLucidate writing
02/05/14 8:29 pm

Writer's choice?