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 in a web browser, unlike software programs that run locally and natively on the operating...
- 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...
- Shazam is an application that can identify music, movies, advertising, and television shows, based on a short sample pla**** and using the microphone on...
- An application programming interface (API) is a way for two or more computer programs to communicate with each other. It is a type of software interface...
- An application layer is an abstraction layer that specifies the shared communications protocols and interface methods used by hosts in a communications...
- An application domain is a mechanism (similar to a process in an operating system) used within the Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) to isolate executed...
- An application server is a server that hosts applications or software that delivers a business application through a communication protocol. An application...
- Application security (short AppSec) includes all tasks that introduce a secure software development life cycle to development teams. Its final goal is...
- Under United States patent law, a provisional application is a legal do****ent filed in the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), that establishes...