applicative

adjective
ap·​pli·​ca·​tive | \ ˈa-plə-ˌkā-tiv How to pronounce applicative (audio) , ə-ˈpli-kə- How to pronounce applicative (audio) \

Definition of applicative

2 : put to use : applied

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Other Words from applicative

applicatively adverb

Examples of applicative in a Sentence

certain basic work skills that are applicative to almost any job and work environment

First Known Use of applicative

1607, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of applicative was in 1607

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“Applicative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/applicative. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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