Application

  • 1 application — [ aplikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1361; de appliquer, d apr. lat. applicatio 1 ♦ Action de mettre une chose sur une autre de manière qu elle la recouvre et y adhère. L application d un enduit sur un mur. Application de feuilles de bois ou de métal précieux …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 application — ap‧pli‧ca‧tion [ˌæplɪˈkeɪʆn] noun 1. [countable] a formal, usually written, request for something or for permission to do something: an application to do something • It hassubmitted an application to establish a distribution company. • The… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 application — ap·pli·ca·tion n: a request for action or relief most application s request bail...or an extension of time to file W. J. Brennan, Jr.; also: a form used to make such a request an insurance application Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Application — Ap pli*ca tion, n. [L. applicatio, fr. applicare: cf. F. application. See {Apply}.] 1. The act of applying or laying on, in a literal sense; as, the application of emollients to a diseased limb. [1913 Webster] 2. The thing applied. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 application — APPLICATION. sub. f. Action par laquelle on applique une chose sur une autre. L application d un emplâtre, d un topique sur une partie malade. f♛/b] Les Physiciens disent, que Le mouvement est l application successive d un corps aux différentes… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 6 Application — may refer to:Clerical and bureaucratic processes*Application form *College application *Job application *Grant application *School applicationComputing*Application layer, in computer networks, used in describing a type of networking protocol… …

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  • 7 application — Application. s. f. v. Action par laquelle on applique. Il a les significations de son verbe. Application d un remede, d un cautere. application d esprit. application à l estude. grande, forte application. il n apprendra jamais rien, il n a point… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 8 application — [ap΄li kā′shən] n. [ME applicacioun < L applicatio, a binding on, joining to < pp. of applicare, APPLY] 1. the act of applying; specif., a) the act of putting something on [the application of cosmetics] b) the act of putting something to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 application — [n1] use appliance, appositeness, employment, exercise, exercising, function, germaneness, operation, pertinence, play, practice, purpose, relevance, usance, utilization, value; concepts 680,694 application [n2] request appeal, blank, claim,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 application — The act of making a request usually of the Court, for example, an application to have a bankrupt discharged. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 11 Application —   Application means any request for certification of any site and related facility filed in accordance with the procedures established pursuant to this division. An applicant for a geothermal power plant and related facilities may propose more… …

    Energy terms

  • 12 Applicatĭon — (v. lat.), 1) Anfügung, Anpassung, Anwendung; 2) Anwendung einer allgemeinen Wahrheit auf Fälle der Erfahrung; 3) (Med.), Anwendung bes. von äußeren Arzneimitteln, Instrumenten, Maschinen etc.; 4) Fähigkeit, sich in etwas zu finden, Brauchbarkeit …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 Application —   [engl.], Anwendungsprogramm …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 application — (n.) early 15c., the bringing of something to bear on something else, from O.Fr. aplicacion (14c.), from L. applicationem (nom. applicatio) a joining to, an attaching oneself to, noun of action from pp. stem of applicare (see APPLY (Cf. apply)).… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 15 application — concentration, *attention, study Analogous words: intentness, engrossment, absorption (see corresponding adjectives at INTENT): toil, grind, drudgery (see WORK): sedulousness, assiduousness, industriousness or industry, diligence (see… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 application — Application, Admotus, huius admotus, Applicatio, Adpositus, huius appositus, Admotio …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 17 application — ► NOUN 1) a formal request to an authority. 2) the action of applying. 3) practical use or relevance. 4) sustained effort. 5) a computer program designed to fulfil a particular purpose …

    English terms dictionary

  • 18 application — (a pli ka sion ; en poésie, de cinq syllabes) s. f. 1°   Action d appliquer une chose sur une autre ; superposition. L application d un topique sur le lieu malade.    En termes d architecture, action d appliquer des matières d ornement sur la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 19 APPLICATION — s. f. Action par laquelle on applique une chose sur une autre. L application d un enduit sur une muraille, des couleurs sur la toile d un tableau. L application d un emplâtre, d un topique sur une partie malade.   Il se dit, figurément, de L… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 20 application — n. request 1) to file, make, put in, send in, submit an application 2) to screen applications 3) to reject, turn down; withdraw an application 4) a fellowship; membership application 5) a formal; written application 6) an application for (an… …

    Combinatory dictionary