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apply

verb [T] (USE)
 
 
/əˈplaɪ/
to make use of something or use it for a practical purpose
使用,运用,应用
He wants a job in which he can apply his foreign languages.
他想找一份可以用到他的多门外语知识的工作。
The court heard how the driver had failed to apply his brakes in time.
法庭听司机陈述了他如何没能及时刹车的原委。
If you apply pressure to a cut it's meant to stop the bleeding.
如果你按压住伤口,就会止住流血。
Using and misusing
(Definition of apply verb (USE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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