(the act of making) a request
a particular practical use
the putting of one thing onto another, e.g. of medicine onto the skin or paint onto a surface
"he advocated the application of statistics to the problem"
"a novel application of electronics to medical diagnosis"
"December 31 is the deadline for applications"
"the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"
"a complete bleach requires several applications"
"the surface was ready for a coating of paint"
"he has tried several different word processing applications"
"a lotion for dry skin"
"it is a job requiring serious application"
"the application of maximum thrust"
"massage has far-reaching medical applications"
"the application of indexes to tables of data"
I began again to try some medicated applications.
出自： J. Abernethy
The application of heat to the bulb.
出自： J. Scoffern
Well-farmed soils..contain two to four times more phosphate and potassium than is needed by most crops, following past years of regular application.
出自： Anthony Huxley