• Application by Sidney Brooks for membership in the secret Order of '76
    Application by Sidney Brooks for membership in the secret Order of '76
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n applicator a device for applying a substance
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: On April 12, 1938, the state of New York passed a law requiring medical tests for marriage license applicants, the first state to do so.
    • n applicator One who applies.
    • n applicator A surgical instrument for applying anything, as caustic or a tent, to a deep-seated part.
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  • Henry David Thoreau
    “We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy.”
  • H. L. Mencken
    “Adultery is the application of democracy to love.”
  • Grace Speare
    Grace Speare
    “Only one thing registers on the subconscious mind: repetitive application -- practice. What you practice is what you manifest.”
  • Ambrose Bierce
    “Enthusiasm. A distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.”
  • Francois De La Rochefoucauld
    “It is for want of application, rather than of means that people fail,”
  • Les Brown
    “Goals are not dreamy, pie-in-the-sky ideals. They have every day practical applications and they should be practical.”


In literature:

The ablution is performed by means of strong application with the hands, dipped into the water, and is repeated several times.
"Valere Aude" by Louis Dechmann
The urgencies of the State were such as required the immediate application of a remedy.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
The application of the principle.
"Sermons Preached at Brighton" by Frederick W. Robertson
It is inconvenient in its application to the ordinary money transactions.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
It will be best not fatigue the government in which you reside, or those in authority under it, with applications in unimportant cases.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
This fact has a bearing on the application of manures and fertilizers.
"The First Book of Farming" by Charles L. Goodrich
No; there is not a single periodical print which has appeared for forty-three years since, to which I did not make some application.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 1, Complete" by Various
Application of truths taught in lives of the pupils.
"Principles of Teaching" by Adam S. Bennion
How can training in public speaking help an applicant for a position?
"Public Speaking" by Clarence Stratton
The first application for a patent for the Glidden barb was filed October 27, 1873.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 1, January 5, 1884." by Various
Factitious applications of Metaphysical study.
"Practical Essays" by Alexander Bain
We admit the facts, but, in our practices, strive to circumvent their application.
"The Vitalized School" by Francis B. Pearson
They result from causes not to be affected by mere external applications.
"Our Deportment" by John H. Young
The first commercial application of this form was made in about 1850.
"Artificial Light" by M. Luckiesh
A Multitude highly incensed now wait the result of this application.
"The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 6" by Various
Release, running, lap, slow application and quick application positions.
"The Traveling Engineers' Association" by Anonymous
A little variation in some of the details, would render it applicable to other parts of the world.
"Popular Technology, Vol. I (of 2)" by Edward Hazen
All this is the logical consequence of a material application of the methods of science to the decadent school.
"The Montessori Method" by Maria Montessori
Turner raised the tonality of colour, and introduced a new method for its application.
"Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning" by Willard Huntington Wright
The application of these conceptions distinguishes ancient from modern mathematics.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 5" by Various

In poetry:

His application caus'd no sorrow;
He was not apt to lend or borrow.
Then as the year roll'd round its course,
An Almanack would add its force.
"The Cobbler" by William Hutton
For any thing thou now enjoy'st, ne'er care,
But with the utmost application strive,
Thyself, for thy removal, to prepare,
That thou in endless joys with Christ may'st live:
"Another Conference Between The Devout Sick Man, And His Soul" by Rees Prichard
All of us shou'd, before our death, implore,
With application warm, th' eternal Pow'r —
That is the time, our suit shou'd be preferr'd,
That is the time, our prayer may be heard.
"That It Is In Vain To Pray For The Dead" by Rees Prichard
Up spoke Mr. Hammill, sittin at his desk,
"This year application does me much perplesk;
What I do adwise you, is to leave this babby
In the Parish where it was left, by its mother shabby."
"The Lamentable Ballad Of The Foundling Of Shoreditch" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Singing light and gentle hands, and a nurse who understands
How to manage every sort of application,
From a poultice to a leech; whom you haven't got to teach
The way to make a poppy fomentation.
"Nightingale's Song to the Sick Soldier" by Anonymous British
died, and began to give me sideways looks.
'Chirst,' I thought 'what now?' and would have askt for another
but didn't dare.
I feel my application failing. It's growing dark,
some other sound is overcoming. His last words are:
'We betrayed me.'
"Dream Song 55: Peter's not friendly. He gives me sideways looks" by John Berryman

In news:

Compuware Corporation recently announced a new-generation performance analytics system, Outage Analyzer , which raises the intelligence of software-as-a-service (SaaS) application performance management (APM).
Another advantageous feature is the 12.1 touchscreen with MultiView, which permits users to simultaneously view multiple measurements and applications.
Be warned though, the application is a resource hog—it ate up an average of 85 percent of our processor cycles during the analysis .
Monoclonal antibodies are used in a wide range of applications including as tools for research and for therapeutic purposes (1, 2).
Bricsys has launched a global academic program, which provides free engineering software and application programming interface ( API ) access to students and schools.
Specifically, the Android Cloud to Device Messaging API , which provides a mechanism servers can use to tell mobile applications to contact the server directly, to fetch updated application or user data.
If you are considering developing applications for Exchange and Outlook, the choice of API is getting simpler.
RetailBusiness Application: Direct Marketing/Traffic GenerationBusiness Objectives Aldrich Apothecary has been a community pharmacy since 1892.
Method and Apparatus for 360° Application of Powder Coating Patent No.
The Village Board of Zoning Appeals handled its first application since the zoning code was overhauled and the final authority for deciding disputes was transferred to Village Council.
Mount St Helens Yields Ecological Lessons With Wider Applicability .
An Analysis of Whitelisting Security Solutions and Their Applicability in Control Systems.
Clarification on Applicability of FTC Safeguarding Rules.
Photoconductivity extends the range of applicability .
Latest Information Regarding Applicability of Hurricane Deductibles Pertaining to 'Superstorm Sandy'.

In science:

Similar arguments allow us to replace [n] by Zp for our later applications, so we mention once and for all now that for each application it is easy to deduce from the result we state a result for sparse subsets of intervals (or grids in the multidimensional case).
Combinatorial theorems in sparse random sets
Refinements of the Bunyakovskii – Schwartz inequalities with applications to special functions estimates // Conference in Mathematical Analysis and Applications in Honour of Lars Inge Hedberg’s 60 th Birthday.
Generalized Young and Cauchy--Bunyakowsky Inequalities with Applications: a survey
RAM memory (about 128-512 KB). On the contrary, the increased capabilities of PCs (~512 MB RAM for an average modern PC), allow the execution of resource-demanding applications.  Cost: The high cost associated with accessing an application through a WAP device, prevents even simple and short navigations.
Selling Culture: Implementation of e-Commerce and WAP-based Prototypes
Zeitouni, Large Deviations Techniques and Applications, second ed., Applications of Mathematics, vol. 38, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1998.
Moderate deviations via cumulants
Looking from the perspective of a large web application provider like Google or Yahoo with millions of users every day then size is everything: the smaller the application, the more money is saved on bandwidth costs.
Analysis of Using Browser-native Technology to Build Rich Internet Applications for Image Manipulation
However we wanted to get the complete picture of what it takes to design and implement a web application that used browser-native technologies for image manipulation. Our aim is to develop a fully functional application demonstrating what is possible with browsernative technology.
Analysis of Using Browser-native Technology to Build Rich Internet Applications for Image Manipulation
We made the decision to leave these two components in the application since face recognition will probably be a desired future feature after initial release of the application.
Analysis of Using Browser-native Technology to Build Rich Internet Applications for Image Manipulation
The bigger and more complex web applications will become in the future the better the JavaScript engine of the browser needs to be in order to make an application usable for the end user.
Analysis of Using Browser-native Technology to Build Rich Internet Applications for Image Manipulation
The figure on the previous page clearly shows that the majority of the Canvas and SVG lines are in the 60-80% average CPU utilization meaning that our application is really on the heavy side for a single web application.
Analysis of Using Browser-native Technology to Build Rich Internet Applications for Image Manipulation
Steinbauer, Geometric Theory of Generalized Functions with applications to General Relativity, Mathematics and its Applications Vol. 537, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2001.
Nonstandard principles for generalized functions
JDBC is an interface that allows java applications to connect to relational databases, when java applications interact with databases JDBC opens database connections and sends SQL commands to query the databases.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
FNU-CIS would be deployed as thin client web-based application. Thin client applications display data collects input from the user and post it back to the server for processing. Thin clients don’t require installation on user devices.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
The applications we considered are in compression and coding, but there are also numerous applications of randomness extraction problems in computer science.
Extracting randomness and dependencies via a matrix polarization
His research interests include the application of stochastic control and optimization to applications in air traffic operations.
Environmental benefits of enhanced surveillance technology on airport departure operations
The source of the dragged item might be your application, another Java application, or some native window system application like your file manager or any component. The source doesn’t matter to the drop target.
Drag and Drop: Influences on the Design of Reusable Software Components