applicable - definition and synonyms

 
adjective [not usually before noun] 

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/əˈplɪkəb(ə)l/
  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.

derived word

applicability

 

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/əˌplɪkəˈbɪləti/
noun [uncountable]