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make application (to someone or something) (for something)

to apply to a person or an office for something. You must make application to the committee for admission. Can I make application to this office for a scholarship?
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Whatever the law might do with the marriage in the lifetime of both the parties to it -- on the death of either one of them, no application made by the survivor would avail; and, as to the case of that survivor, the marriage would remain valid.
It was an elaborate bath, proceeding through many rooms, and combining many postures and applications.
Unless I had been animated by an almost supernatural enthusiasm, my application to this study would have been irksome and almost intolerable.
Therefore, though I am but ill qualified for a pioneer, in the application of these two semi-sciences to the whale, I will do my endeavor.
Metaphor is the application of an alien name by transference either from genus to species, or from species to genus, or from species to species, or by analogy, that is, proportion Thus from genus to species, as: 'There lies my ship'; for lying at anchor is a species of lying.
But it seems unlikely that man should be able to adjust that which the law cannot determine; it may be replied, that the law having laid down the best rules possible, leaves the adjustment and application of particulars to the discretion of the magistrate; besides, it allows anything to be altered which experience proves may be better established.
Like all others who were in quest of a better telegraph instrument, Gray had glimmerings of the possibility of sending speech by wire, and by one of the strangest of coincidences he filed a caveat on the subject on the SAME DAY that Bell filed the application for a patent.
A caveat is a declaration that the writer has NOT invented a thing, but believes that he is about to do so; while an APPLICATION is a declaration that the writer has already perfected the invention.
Already, applications have been received from parties in Europe wishing to join the Excursion there.
Applications facing the web need to be protected, and this is where application proxies come in.
The application process itself can be an essential element in that communication process.
F5's BIG-IP product presents a superior alternative for organizations because it unifies traffic management and application optimization tasks within a single framework to ensure that all applications are delivered much more rapidly, reliably and securely.
As a result, the business suffers from latency, failures, or inappropriate use of the underlying resources of the system to process the application workload/servicing accordingly.
This initiative encourages applications that seek to improve existing technologies, including scaling up to high throughput application, as well as those that seek to develop new approaches that have the potential for measuring entire cellular metabolomes or subsets (e.
Application Deadline: April 1 preceding fall semester student intends to enroll
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