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American English: /ˈæpləkəb(ə)l/
, /əˈplɪkəb(ə)l/
British English: /əˈplɪkəb(ə)l/
, /ˈaplɪkəb(ə)l/


  • [formal]delete as applicable
    tache lo que no corresponda
    applicable to somebody/somethingthis part's not applicable to you/us
    esta parte no te/nos atañe
    none of the statutes is applicable to the case
    ninguno de los estatutos es aplicable or pertinente al caso
    these regulations are only applicable to foreigners
    estas normas se refieren or se aplican únicamente a los extranjeros
    Example sentences
    • Thus the principle is applicable to any relevant amendment whatever its cause.
    • There is little room for dispute between the parties over the principles of law applicable to a claim such as this.
    • This fact is applicable to all strata of society, but is more visible in the lower sections.

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