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Engelsk navneord: application

1. application (om handling) the act of bringing something to bear; using it for a particular purpose

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe advocated the application of statistics to the problem.
A novel application of electronics to medical diagnosis.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)practical application

Mindre specifikke termeremployment, exercise, usage, use, utilisation, utilization

Mere specifikke termerengineering, misapplication, technology

2. application (om kommunikation) a verbal or written request for assistance or employment or admission to a school

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDecember 31 is the deadline for applications.

Mindre specifikke termerpetition, postulation, request

Mere specifikke termercredit application, job application, loan application, patent application

3. application (om handling) the work of applying something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine.
A complete bleach requires several applications.
The surface was ready for a coating of paint.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)coating, covering

Mindre specifikke termermanual labor, manual labour

Mere specifikke termeranointing, anointment, daubing, facing, foliation, fumigation, galvanisation, galvanization, lining, lubrication, painting, paperhanging, papering, pavage, paving, plastering, plating, scumble, spraying, tiling, tin-plating, tinning, tinning, waxing

4. application (om kommunikation) a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has tried several different word processing applications.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)application program, applications programme

Mindre specifikke termercomputer program, computer programme, program, programme

Mere specifikke termeractive application, applet, browser, editor, editor program, frame, job, natural language processing application, natural language processor, web browser, word processing system, word processor

5. application (om genstand) liquid preparation having a soothing or antiseptic or medicinal action when applied to the skin

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA lotion for dry skin.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lotion

Mindre specifikke termercurative, cure, remedy, therapeutic

Mere specifikke termerblack lotion, blackwash, calamine lotion, collyrium, embrocation, eye-lotion, eyewash, liniment, menthol, rubbing alcohol, witch hazel, wych hazel

6. application (om handling) a diligent effort

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt is a job requiring serious application.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)diligence

Mindre specifikke termereffort, elbow grease, exertion, sweat, travail

7. application (om handling) the action of putting something into operation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe application of maximum thrust.
Massage has far-reaching medical applications.
The application of indexes to tables of data.

Mindre specifikke termeraction

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