Definition of applied in English:

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applied

Pronunciation: /əˈplʌɪd/

adjective

[attributive]
(Of a subject of study) put to practical use as opposed to being theoretical: applied chemistry Compare with pure.
More example sentences
  • The results of this study have both applied and theoretical implications.
  • Academic councils devoted to the applied sciences and practical studies also tended to be better funded.
  • Factions within the party were hostile to antiquated academic privileges and promoted new forms of applied scientific research and practice.

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