Having an application; able to be applied; applicable, pertinent, relevant, suitable.
nounrare, historical Geometry
In conic sections: an ordinate. More fully "ordinate applicate".
Mid 16th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin applicātus situated close, devoted (to), concerned (with), use as adjective of past participle of applicāre.
To apply or put to use.
Late Middle English; earliest use found in Guy de Chauliac's Grande Chirurgie. From classical Latin applicāt-, past participial stem of applicāre apply.