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adjective [not usually before noun]     applicable pronunciation in British English
  1. relevant to or affecting a particular situation or group of people

    Western notions of human rights are not necessarily applicable in other societies.

    applicable to:

    This section of the law is applicable only to businesses.

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     applicability pronunciation in British English
/əˌplɪkəˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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