applicatory
adjective Date: 1649 capable of being applied

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Applicatory — Ap pli*ca*to*ry, a. Having the property of applying; applicative; practical. n. That which applies. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • applicatory — [ap′likə tôr΄ē] adj. that can be applied or used; practical …   English World dictionary

  • applicatory — applicatorily, adv. /ap li keuh tawr ee, tohr ee, euh plik euh /, adj. fitted for application or use; practical. [1530 40; applicate (see APPLICATIVE) + ORY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • applicatory — adjective able to be applied or used, practical …   Wiktionary

  • applicatory — adj. practical, useful …   English contemporary dictionary

  • applicatory — ap·pli·ca·to·ry …   English syllables

  • applicatory — ap•pli•ca•to•ry [[t]ˈæp lɪ kəˌtɔr i, ˌtoʊr i, əˈplɪk ə [/t]] adj. fit for being applied • Etymology: 1530–40 ap′pli•ca•to ri•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • applicatory — /ˈæpləkeɪtəri/ (say apluhkaytuhree) adjective fitted for application or use; practical …   Australian English dictionary

  • applicatory — adjective readily applicable or practical • Syn: ↑applicative • Similar to: ↑practical • Derivationally related forms: ↑apply, ↑apply (for: ↑applicative) …   Useful english dictionary

  • applicative — adjective readily applicable or practical • Syn: ↑applicatory • Similar to: ↑practical • Derivationally related forms: ↑apply (for: ↑applicatory), ↑apply …   Useful english dictionary

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