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INDENT, in commerce, an order for goods. The derivation is from Lat. indentare,.to bite a bit out, hole, to notch. The term is more usually employed in foreign than in home trade. An in dent is fully detailed to prevent error, and gives full instructions as to quality, pattern or design, price, exchange, packing, marks and shipment.