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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relevant)
a. aplicable
The labor law is applicable to the majority of employees in the country, with some exceptions.Las leyes laborales son aplicables a la mayoría de los empleados del país, con algunas excepciones.
b. pertinente
Fundamental human rights principles are applicable to armed conflict cases.Los principios de los derechos humanos básicos son pertinentes en casos de conflicto armado.
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The form said to delete whatever wasn't applicable.El formulario decía que había que tachar lo que no correspondiera.
The judge, who was accused of abuse of power, argued that the law was not applicable to judges.El juez, que fue acusado del abuso de poder, sostuvo que la ley no se aplicaba a los jueces.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. válido(a)
b. aplicable
delete where not applicabletáchese lo que no proceda
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applicable [əˈplɪkəbl]
aplicable; pertinente;to a
delete what is not applicable táchese lo que no proceda; this law is also applicable to foreigners esta ley es aplicable or se refiere también a los extranjeros; a rule applicable to all una regla que se extiende a todos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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not applicable
no corresponde
if applicable
si procede
be applicable
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