Application (noun)

  1. The action or process of applying something.
  2. A form to be filled in to make a request or application for something, especially a job or membership of an organization.
  3. Software program that is designed to perform a specific function.


Late middle english: from latin applicatio(n-), from the verb applicare (see apply).


  1. The application of the new regulations.
  2. He filled out an application for the job.
  3. She submitted her application for the scholarship.
  4. This is a mobile application for booking flights.
  5. The application of the new technology has improved the process.
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