applicative

adjective
ap·​pli·​ca·​tive | \ˈa-plə-ˌkā-tiv, ə-ˈpli-kə- \

Definition of applicative 

2 : put to use : applied

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applicatively adverb

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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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