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...
- A web application (or web app) is application software that runs on a web server, unlike computer-based software programs that are run locally on the...
- An application program (application or app for short) is a computer program designed to carry out a specific task other than one relating to the operation...
- An application server is a server that hosts applications. Application server frameworks are software frameworks for building application servers. An application...
- Google Maps is a web mapping platform and consumer application offered by Google. It offers satellite imagery, aerial photography, street maps, 360° interactive...
- In software engineering, a monolithic application describes a single-tiered software application in which the user interface and data access code are combined...
- A mobile application or app is a computer program or software application designed to run on a mobile device such as a phone, tablet, or watch. Mobile...
- The Common Application (informally known as the Common App) is an undergraduate college admission application that applicants may use to apply to any of...
- An admissions or application essay, sometimes also called a personal statement or a statement of purpose, is an essay or other written statement written...
- An application layer is an abstraction layer that specifies the shared communications protocols and interface methods used by hosts in a communications...