Engelsk ordbok

Tips: Firefox tilføyelsen gjør det mulig å søke i ordboken direkte fra nettleseren.

Engelsk substantiv: 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)practical application

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkemployment, exercise, usage, use, utilisation, utilization

Mere spesifikke uttrykkengineering, misapplication, technology

2. application (om kommunikasjon) 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 spesifikke uttrykkpetition, postulation, request

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcredit 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)coating, covering

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmanual labor, manual labour

Mere spesifikke uttrykkanointing, 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 kommunikasjon) 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.

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

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcomputer program, computer programme, program, programme

Mere spesifikke uttrykkactive 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 gjenstand) liquid preparation having a soothing or antiseptic or medicinal action when applied to the skin

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA lotion for dry skin.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)lotion

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcurative, cure, remedy, therapeutic

Mere spesifikke uttrykkblack 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)diligence

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkeffort, 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 spesifikke uttrykkaction

Basert på WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Teknikk og design: Orcapia v/ Per Bang. Norsk utgave: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk