applicability


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ap·pli·ca·ble

 (ăp′lĭ-kə-bəl, ə-plĭk′ə-)
adj.
Capable of being applied; relevant or appropriate: a rule not applicable in all cases; added the applicable sales tax.

ap′pli·ca·bil′i·ty n.
ap′pli·ca·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.applicability - relevance by virtue of being applicable to the matter at hand
relevance, relevancy - the relation of something to the matter at hand
germaneness - pertinence by virtue of a close relation to the matter at hand
inapplicability - irrelevance by virtue of being inapplicable to the matter at hand

applicability

noun
Translations
قابِلِيَّة التَّطْبيق
použitelnostvhodnost
anvendelighedgyldighed
nothæfni
uygulanabilme

applicability

[ˌæplɪkəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Naplicabilidad f

applicability

[əˌplɪkəˈbɪləti] n (= relevance) → applicabilité f

applicability

nAnwendbarkeit f (→ to auf +acc)

applicability

[ˌæplɪkəˈbɪlɪtɪ] napplicabilità

apply

(əˈplai) verb
1. (with to) to put (something) on or against something else. to apply ointment to a cut.
2. (with to) to use (something) for some purpose. He applied his wits to planning their escape.
3. (with for) to ask for (something) formally. You could apply (to the manager) for a job.
4. (with to) to concern. This rule does not apply to him.
5. to be in force. The rule doesn't apply at weekends.
apˈpliance (əˈplai-) noun
an instrument or tool used for a particular job. washing-machines and other electrical appliances.
ˈapplicable (ˈӕpli-) adjective
This rule is not applicable (to me) any longer.
ˌapplicaˈbility noun
ˈapplicant (ˈӕpli-) noun
a person who applies (for a job etc). There were two hundred applicants for the job.
ˌappliˈcation (ӕpli-) noun
1. a formal request; an act of applying. several applications for the new job; The syllabus can be obtained on application to the headmaster.
2. hard work. He has got a good job through sheer application.
3. an ointment etc applied to a cut, wound etc.
apply oneself/one's mind (with to)
to give one's full attention or energy (to a task etc). If he would apply himself he could pass his exams.
References in classic literature ?
The applicability or non-applicability of the Christian precept to his own case was too difficult a question to be discussed lightly, and this question had long ago been answered by Alexey Alexandrovitch in the negative.
The truth and grandeur of their thought is proved by its scope and applicability, for it commands the entire schedule and inventory of things for its illustration.
This further stage consists in knowledge of similarities and differences: similarities which are necessary to the applicability of the word "dog," and differences which are compatible with it.
This was bad enough; but, as the philosophic Dane observes, with that universal applicability which distinguishes the illustrious ornament of the Elizabethan Era, worse remains behind!"'
There is no adaptation or universal applicability in men, but each has his special talent, and the mastery of successful men consists in adroitly keeping themselves where and when that turn shall be oftenest to be practised.
With the unveiling of the Second Edition of the book entitled 'Handbook of Skill Acquisition Training and Empowerment Programmes',Nigeria has joined the league of countries that have produced world class authors that have written books that have worldwide applicability.
ISLAMABAD -- The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has deferred the applicability of the International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 9 (financial instruments) for all the companies required to prepare their financial statements in accordance with the requirements of IFRS.
[section]120.52(16), a rule is an "agency statement of general applicability that implements, interprets, or prescribes law or policy or describes the procedure or practice requirements of an agency...." Also included in this definition are "the amendment or repeal of a rule" and "any form which imposes any requirement or solicits any information not specifically required by statute or by an existing rule." (4) Excluded from this definition are certain types of internal memoranda, contractual provisions, and financial information.
PESHAWAR -- The Peshawar High Court has declared illegal the provincial government's move to end the applicability of labour laws, including the one about the minimum wages, to the private educational institutions in the province through amendments to them.
The court issued these directives while hearing a set of petitions challenging new provincial law repealing the applicability of the NAB Ordinance in the province.
The Federal Maritime Commission recently hosted an informal discussion where the topic of blockchain technology and its applicability to supply chain management and increasing efficiency in international trade was explored.