Additionally called application software, application program a computer program used for a selected kind of job or problem: Your new pc comes preloaded with applications. 1 : aware exertion of power : onerous work a job requiring effort and time. Word Origin early 17th century (in the sense ‘written notice’): through late Latin from Greek programma, from prographein ‘write publicly’, from professional ‘earlier than’ + graphein ‘write’.
Phrase Origin Middle English (in the sense ‘preparation for embalming, aromatic resinous substance’): from Old French basme, from Latin balsamum (see balsam). Word Origin late Middle English: from Latin unguentum, from unguere ‘anoint’. Word Origin late Middle English: through Old French from Latin praeparatio(n-), from praeparare ‘make ready before’ (see prepare).
Word Origin Middle English (within the sense ‘shut attention, warning’): by way of Previous French from Latin diligentia, from diligent- ‘assiduous’ (see diligent). Phrase Origin late Center English (as enquery): from inquire … Read More