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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “application”

application

noun (USE)
 
 
/ˌæp.lɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
[C or U] a way in which something can be used for a particular purpose
用途,用法;应用
The design has many applications.
这个设计有很多用途。
the application of this research in the treatment of cancer
将该研究成果应用于癌症治疗
Using and misusing
[U] the determination to work hard over a period of time in order to succeed at something
勤奋;努力;专心致志
Joshua clearly has ability in this subject but lacks application.
乔舒亚无疑是有能力学这门课程的,但他缺乏一股钻劲儿。
Strength of will and determination
(Definition of application noun (USE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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