1. (an) application ((to, of))
    • 彼らは生活保護法の適用を受けている
    • The Livelihood Protection Law has been applied in their case.
    • この語の適用範囲は非常に広い
    • This word has a very wide application.
    • 法規第2条がこの件に適用される
    • The second article of the regulations 「can be applied [is applicable] to this case.
    • 同じことが次のような場合にも適用される
    • The same 「applies to [holds (true) in] the following case, too.