Definition of Application. Meaning of Application. Synonyms of Application

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Definition of Application

Application
Application Ap`pli*ca"tion, n. [L. applicatio, fr. applicare: cf. F. application. See Apply.] 1. The act of applying or laying on, in a literal sense; as, the application of emollients to a diseased limb. 2. The thing applied. He invented a new application by which blood might be stanched. --Johnson. 3. The act of applying as a means; the employment of means to accomplish an end; specific use. If a right course . . . be taken with children, there will not be much need of the application of the common rewards and punishments. --Locke. 4. The act of directing or referring something to a particular case, to discover or illustrate agreement or disagreement, fitness, or correspondence; as, I make the remark, and leave you to make the application; the application of a theory.

Meaning of Application from wikipedia

- Application may refer to: Application software, computer software designed to help the user to perform specific tasks Application layer, an abstraction...
- Application software (app for short) is a program or group of programs designed for end users. Examples of an application include a word processor, a...
- A web application (or web app) is an application software that runs on a web server, unlike computer-based software programs that are stored locally on...
- An application layer is an abstraction layer that specifies the shared communications protocols and interface methods used by hosts in a communications...
- An application programming interface (API) is a computing interface which defines interactions between multiple software intermediaries. It defines the...
- In software engineering, a monolithic application describes a single-tiered software application in which the user interface and data access code are combined...
- Shazam is an application owned by Apple Inc. The application can identify music, movies, advertising, and television shows, based on a short sample pla****...
- An application firewall is a form of firewall that controls input, output, and/or access from, to, or by an application or service. It operates by monitoring...
- Application security encomp****es measures taken to improve the security of an application often by finding, fixing and preventing security vulnerabilities...
- A patent application is a request pending at a patent office for the grant of a patent for an invention described in the patent specification and a set...
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