[ uh-plik-uh-bil-i-tee ]
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  1. the fact or quality of applying to a certain situation or range of situations; relevance, appropriateness, or usefulness: Each clinician should evaluate the applicability of these guidelines to their own practice and patients.

Origin of applicability

  • Rarely ap·pli·ca·ble·ness [uh-plik-uh-buhl-nis] /əˌplɪk əˈbəl nɪs/ .

Other words from applicability

  • non·ap·pli·ca·bil·i·ty, noun
  • un·ap·pli·ca·bil·i·ty, noun

Words Nearby applicability Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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