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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Applicable  \Ap"pli*ca*ble\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  aplicable  fr  L. 
  applicare  See  {Apply}.] 
  Capable  of  being  applied;  fit  or  suitable  to  be  applied; 
  having  relevance;  as  this  observation  is  applicable  to  the 
  case  under  consideration.  --  {Ap"pli*ca*ble*ness},  n.  -- 
  {Ap"pli*ca*bly},  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  applicable 
  adj  1:  capable  of  being  applied;  having  relevance;  "gave  applicable 
  examples  to  support  her  argument 
  2:  readily  applicable  or  practical  [syn:  {applicative},  {applicatory}] 




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