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application software

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Computers
application softwareˌapplication ˈsoftware noun [uncountable] technical 🔊 🔊 computer software that is designed for a particular use or user 🔊 We need to ensure that the application software on both the PC and the Macintosh produces compatible files.
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application softwareThis in turn would boost sales of system and application software that would provide the services need to work with these computers.A programming language used to develop application software.
From Longman Business Dictionaryapplication softwareappliˈcation ˌsoftwareCOMPUTING software that is designed for a particular use or userWe need to ensure that the application software on both the PC and the Macintosh produces compatible files.There is a range of other software application programs on the market. software
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