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1. application

noun. ['ˌæpləˈkeɪʃən'] the act of bringing something to bear; using it for a particular purpose.

Synonyms

  • utilisation
  • use
  • misapplication
  • utilization
  • practical application
  • usage
  • engineering
  • employment
  • exercise

Antonyms

  • soften
  • stay
  • falsify
  • discolor

Etymology

  • applicatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

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Rhymes with Practical Application

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Sentences with practical-application


1. Noun Phrase
They provide supervised practical application of theoretical course work and make an ideal résumé-building opportunity.

2. Noun Phrase
Theory is taught, whereas training is the practical application of theoretical knowledge.

2. application

noun. ['ˌæpləˈkeɪʃən'] a verbal or written request for assistance or employment or admission to a school.

Synonyms

  • petition
  • loan application
  • request
  • patent application
  • credit application
  • postulation

Antonyms

  • inutility
  • supply
  • refrain
  • unemployment

Etymology

  • applicatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

3. application

noun. ['ˌæpləˈkeɪʃən'] the work of applying something; .

Synonyms

  • tiling
  • lining
  • plastering
  • daubing
  • coating
  • covering
  • anointing
  • paperhanging
  • facing
  • scumble
  • manual labour
  • galvanization
  • tin-plating
  • manual labor
  • papering
  • foliation
  • anointment
  • lubrication
  • plating
  • waxing
  • pavage
  • galvanisation
  • painting
  • fumigation
  • paving
  • tinning

Antonyms

  • source program
  • object program
  • hardware
  • top

Etymology

  • applicatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

4. application

noun. ['ˌæpləˈkeɪʃən'] a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task.

Synonyms

  • job
  • applet
  • natural language processor
  • editor
  • application program
  • program
  • frame
  • programme
  • editor program
  • web browser
  • natural language processing application
  • computer programme
  • browser
  • applications programme
  • computer program
  • word processing system
  • word processor

Antonyms

  • forfeit
  • unconscientiousness
  • worst
  • best

Etymology

  • applicatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

5. application

noun. ['ˌæpləˈkeɪʃən'] the action of putting something into operation.

Antonyms

  • artifact

Etymology

  • applicatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

6. application

noun. ['ˌæpləˈkeɪʃən'] liquid preparation having a soothing or antiseptic or medicinal action when applied to the skin.

Synonyms

  • cure
  • remedy
  • blackwash
  • therapeutic
  • black lotion
  • menthol
  • lotion
  • rubbing alcohol
  • curative
  • eyewash
  • collyrium
  • liniment
  • calamine lotion
  • eye-lotion
  • witch hazel
  • embrocation

Antonyms

  • conserve
  • abstain
  • nonfunctional
  • functional

Etymology

  • applicatio (Latin)
  • -atio (Latin)

7. practical

adjective. ['ˈpræktɪkəl'] concerned with actual use or practice.

Synonyms

  • realistic
  • matter-of-fact
  • pragmatical
  • practicality
  • concrete
  • pragmatic
  • interoperable
  • operable
  • practicable
  • applicative
  • unimaginative
  • possible
  • serviceable
  • functional
  • working

Antonyms

  • abstract
  • unserviceable
  • unrealistic
  • impractical
  • impossible

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • practic (English)

8. practical

adjective. ['ˈpræktɪkəl'] guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory.

Synonyms

  • hardheaded
  • pragmatic
  • hard-nosed

Antonyms

  • nonrepresentational
  • rhetorical
  • inutility
  • uselessness

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • practic (English)

9. practical

adjective. ['ˈpræktɪkəl'] having or put to a practical purpose or use.

Antonyms

  • unreal

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • practic (English)

10. practical

adjective. ['ˈpræktɪkəl'] being actually such in almost every respect.

Synonyms

  • virtual

Antonyms

  • abstractness
  • intangible

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • practic (English)
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