Applicant (noun)

  1. A person who makes a formal application for something, such as a job or a loan.
  2. A person who applies for something.

Origin:

Late middle english: from old french, from latin applicare "apply".

Examples:

  1. The applicant must fill out the application form.
  2. The company received many applications from qualified applicants.
  3. The applicant was interviewed for the job.
  4. The college received a large number of applications from prospective students.
  5. The applicant was accepted for the program.
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