application

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Sense: Use
Synonyms:
employment , utilization, use , purpose , utilisation (UK), exploitation , play , operation , action , appliance , function , practice (UK), practise (US)
Sense: Close attention
Synonyms:
devotion, assiduousness, diligence , attention , sedulousness, meticulousness, attentiveness, hard work, busyness, effort , exertion, concentration, commitment , dedication , industry , immersion, intentness
Sense: That which is applied
Synonyms:
lotion, balm, wash , ointment , salve, face cream, mud pack, ice bag, bandage , compress, dressing , tourniquet, alcohol , alcohol rub, stimulant, rubefacient, emollient, pomade, poultice, unguent, plaster , heating pad, medicine , preparation , cream , medication , antiseptic
Sense: Putting one thing on another
Synonyms:
administering, administration , applying, laying on, piling on, cementing, oiling, dosing, rubbing, reinforcement, creaming, treatment , massaging, bringing into contact, juxtaposing, juxtaposition
Sense: A request
Synonyms:
petition, entreaty, demand , appeal , request , claim , plea , solicitation, enquiry (UK), inquiry (US), call , bid , supplication
Sense: The instrument by which a request is made
Synonyms:
petition, form , questionnaire , blank , paper , letter , credentials, certificate , statement , requisition, bill , formal application, letter of application, application form
Sense: Relevance
Synonyms:
applicability, relevance , pertinence, relationship , fitness , importance , usefulness, relation , meaning , significance , connection , import

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