Index and Outline


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Index noun – An arrow-shaped piece on a dial or scale for registering information.
Outline and index are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Outline" instead a noun "Index".
Nearby Words: indexed, indexing, indexation, indexable
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Outline noun – A line that traces the outer limits of an object or surface.
Index and outline are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Index" instead a noun "Outline".
Nearby Words: outlined, outlining
Synonyms for Outline

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full full index full outline
brief brief index brief outline
complete complete index complete outline
original original index original outline
Other adjectives: entire, general, extra, pink.
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