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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appliedadjective

    concerned with concrete problems or data rather than with fundamental principles

    "applied physics"; "applied psychology"; "technical problems in medicine, engineering, economics and other applied disciplines"- Sidney Hook


  1. appliedadjective

    put into practical use

  2. appliedadjective

    of a branch of science, serving another branch of science or engineering

Webster Dictionary

  1. Applied

    of Apply

Editors Contribution

  1. appliedverb

    Verb form of the word apply.

    They applied logical and rational thought and know as a collective are solving things faster than the speed of light.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 28, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Applied' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1551

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Applied' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2827

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Applied in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Applied in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Applied in a Sentence

  1. Lisa Coussens:

    Targeted therapies, immunotherapy, and other new therapeutic approaches being applied clinically all stem from fundamental discoveries in basic science, investment in cancer science, as well as support for science education at all levels, is absolutely essential to drive the next wave of discoveries and accelerate progress.

  2. Victor Henderson:

    We want the same rules to apply, just be fair, everybody should play by the same rules, and the rules should be applied in a fair, even-handed consistent way.

  3. John Roberts:

    The District Court properly applied existing law in an extensive opinion with no apparent errors for our correction.

  4. Roxana Elizabeth Flores:

    People signaled and I immediately saw the person on the tracks and applied the emergency brake, as the protocol says.

  5. Charles Schmitz:

    It is a strategy that depends on the domestic politics of the particular state which it is applied, the strategy will work if it has the appropriate political circumstances. If it does not have the appropriate circumstances it won't.

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  • Md Mizanur Rahman Khan
    Md Mizanur Rahman Khan
    Bengali language is a modern language of the world. Why not including the meaning of 'Applied' here! In Bengali 'Applied' means:
    LikeReply2 years ago

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