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appliedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /əˈplaɪd/
relating to a ​subject of ​study, ​especially a ​science, that has a ​practical use: pure and applied ​mathematics/​science
(Definition of applied from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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appliedadjective

 us   /əˈplɑɪd/
(of a ​subject of ​study) having a ​practical use ​rather than being only ​theoretical: applied ​mathematics
(Definition of applied from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “applied”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指理科学科)应用的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指理科學科)應用的…
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