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application n

: a request for action or relief [most s request bail…or an extension of time to file "W. J. Brennan, Jr."]
: a form used to make such a request [an insurance ]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.