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  1. applies

    Verb from of the word apply.

    The rule of law applies to each person within a society.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 17, 2020  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'applies' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3529

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    Rank popularity for the word 'applies' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3860

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of applies in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of applies in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of applies in a Sentence

  1. Paul Hokemeyer:

    In this regard, she’s at the top of her class, she might run into some problems after law school when she applies for internships or bar admittance. But I’m certainly not worried about that. Firms and legal bars would be lucky to have her among their colleagues.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Housemaid is paid not for using her brain or head but for doing things as entrusted or said by the owner only; and the same rule applies to most of the people employed in the private corporate house.

  3. Dietmar Woidke:

    We're operating within the framework of the European Union's state aid rules, that applies to all European countries - that's our framework. We'll of course do our part to create good conditions for Tesla within these possibilities.

  4. Jim Gregory:

    In short, they are suggested language to be used if the situation applies. Yesterday, our operations center asked if they could forward my talking points out to all( federal security directors ], and I thought it might be helpful, so I agreed.

  5. Monica Gandhi:

    When I take care of an HIV-infected woman in my clinic, I do not know if this new and exciting treatment or strategy applies specifically to her if the trial did not include enough people in their study that look like her.

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    a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)
    • A. elation
    • B. jab
    • C. snap
    • D. recital

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