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applicable

adjective
 
 
/əˈplɪkəbl/
affecting or relating to someone or something: The company will help with moving expenses where applicable.applicable to sth/sb This part of the law is only applicable to companies employing more than five people. In the section headed 'Previous employment', I wrote 'Not applicable'. →  Compare apply
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