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  • n. Plural form of indole.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Natural disposition; natural quality or abilities.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Natural disposition or temperament; natural tendencies or proclivities, whether of mind or body.

Etymologies

Plural of indole. (Wiktionary)
From Latin indolēs ("inborn quality, nature"), from indu- ("within, in") + ol- ("to grow") (an affix also found in abolish and adolescent). (Wiktionary)

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