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ap·plet

 (ăp′lĭt)
n. Computers
A small program designed to be downloaded from the internet to run on a webpage that a user is accessing.

applet

(ˈæplɪt)
n
(Computer Science) computing a computer program that runs within a page on the internet
[C20: from app(lication program) + -let]

app•let

(ˈæp lɪt)
n.
Computers. a small application program that can be called up for use while working in another application.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.applet - a Java application; an application program that uses the client's web browser to provide a user interface
application program, applications programme, application - 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"
Translations

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The first assignment was a task in the geometry class, where the participants were required to solve a geometry problem using an applet.
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Through NCTM's Illuminations project, numerous interactive applets have been created.
The applet is currently being deployed by ViaCode in Britain.
Inside the site, users find more simple, easy-loading design that employs interesting shadowed fonts and more applets.
When a user views the page with a Java-compatible browser, the applet is downloaded to the user's system and executed by the browser.
The Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations (IKR) as contracting authority intends to launch a call for tenders in 2016, leading to the conclusion of a contract for the development / licensing of an eID applet and a compatible middleware solution.