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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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