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It said that all vehicles under investigation complied with applicable safety standards. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Fare shown is per person based on double occupancy and includes all applicable discounts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They will not be limited to certain settings but will be applicable to all situations. Christianity Today (2000)This solution continues to be the applicable law in these matters. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The "logic" underlying the sacred cosmos is taken for granted because it is equally applicable to different social situations. Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)That is internationally and universally applicable. Moby Dick (1901)Offer not applicable to delivery charges. The Sun (2012)Fare includes all applicable discounts, is capacity controlled and may be withdrawn at any time. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Where applicable, charges are per unit per night. The Sun (2013)The Bill does not affect the content of the applicable law in such contexts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)An early redemption charge is applicable for the three-year term. Times, Sunday Times (2008)All of these rulings now form a body of case law applicable throughout Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It would be dangerous to try and suggest a universally applicable formula given the many statutory and other liabilities and obligations which could exist. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Some have shown considerable promise in specific product fields and under particular circumstances, but none has been universally applicable. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)The Interserve export story is equally applicable to the diminishing band of British consulting engineers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Your problem is certain individuals who're seeking a single, universally applicable and lasting solution. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What's the catch An early redemption charge is applicable for the first five years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It insisted it had'always acted in compliance with applicable laws '. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The focus is entirely on the American food industry, but the lessons are universally applicable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But each is equally applicable to producing and handling information, that is, to most clerical work. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)It may be difficult to justify what they do for the benefit of wider society, but that's equally applicable to most jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Ordinarily you'd regard such focus on the past as futile, but the resulting insights are riveting and applicable to other equally complex situations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As for most of the others, if guilty of excesses, they should be voted out of office and criminal charges brought where applicable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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British English: applicable ADJECTIVE
Something that is applicable to a particular situation is relevant to it or can be applied to it.
What is a reasonable standard for one family is not applicable for another.
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