applicant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin applicans, present participle of applicare. See apply.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæp.lə.kɪnt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

applicant (plural applicants)

  1. One who applies for something; one who makes a request; a petitioner.
    Our job advertisement attracted seven applicants.
    1. (specific, law) A party who initiates legal proceedings against another party.
  2. The third coordinate (or z-coordinate) in a three-dimensional coordinate system.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

applicant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of applicō