Associations to the word «Application»


APPLICATION, noun. The act of applying or laying on, in a literal sense; as, the application of emollients to a diseased limb.
APPLICATION, noun. The thing applied.
APPLICATION, noun. The act of applying as a means; the employment of means to accomplish an end; specific use.
APPLICATION, noun. The act of directing or referring something to a particular case, to discover or illustrate agreement or disagreement, fitness, or correspondence.
APPLICATION, noun. (computing) A computer program or the set of software that the end user perceives as a single entity as a tool for a well-defined purpose. (Also called: application program; application software.)
APPLICATION, noun. A verbal or written request for assistance or employment or admission to a school.
APPLICATION, noun. (bureaucracy) (legal) A petition, entreaty, or other request.
APPLICATION DOMAIN, noun. (computing) (.NET) An isolated context, with its own virtual address space, in which an application runs, analogous to a process in an operating system.
APPLICATION DOMAINS, noun. Plural of application domain
APPLICATION FORM, noun. A form one fills in when applying for a job, placement, course, service etc.
APPLICATION FORMS, noun. Plural of application form
APPLICATION PROGRAM, noun. (computing) A computer program written to solve a particular problem or to be used in a particular user-defined application.
APPLICATION PROGRAMME, noun. (British spelling) Alternative form of application program
APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACE, noun. (computing) (programming) A set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications, which makes it possible for software components to interact with one another, leading to the ability to share data over a network.
APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACES, noun. Plural of application programming interface
APPLICATION PROGRAMS, noun. Plural of application program
APPLICATION PROTOCOL DATA UNIT, noun. (networking) A packet of data exchanged between two application programs across a network.
APPLICATION SOFTWARE, noun. (computing) A set of computer programs which work together to solve a particular problem or to be used for a particular user-defined application.

Dictionary definition

APPLICATION, noun. The act of bringing something to bear; using it for a particular purpose; "he advocated the application of statistics to the problem"; "a novel application of electronics to medical diagnosis".
APPLICATION, noun. A verbal or written request for assistance or employment or admission to a school; "December 31 is the deadline for applications".
APPLICATION, noun. The work of applying something; "the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"; "a complete bleach requires several applications"; "the surface was ready for a coating of paint";.
APPLICATION, noun. A program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task; "he has tried several different word processing applications".
APPLICATION, noun. Liquid preparation having a soothing or antiseptic or medicinal action when applied to the skin; "a lotion for dry skin".
APPLICATION, noun. A diligent effort; "it is a job requiring serious application".
APPLICATION, noun. The action of putting something into operation; "the application of maximum thrust"; "massage has far-reaching medical applications"; "the application of indexes to tables of data".

Wise words

We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation.
Florence Scovel Shinn