applicant for a position

candidate for a job

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • applicant — /ap li keuhnt/, n. a person who applies for or requests something; a candidate: an applicant for a position. [1475 85; < L applicant (s. of applicans applying, prp. of applicare). See APPLY, ANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • applicant — ap•pli•cant [[t]ˈæp lɪ kənt[/t]] n. a person who applies for or requests something; a candidate: an applicant for a position[/ex] • Etymology: 1475–85; < L …   From formal English to slang

  • applicant — /ˈæpləkənt / (say apluhkuhnt) noun someone who applies; a candidate: an applicant for a position. {Latin applicans, present participle} …   Australian English dictionary

  • applicant — ap·pli·cant || æplɪkÉ™nt n. person who applies (for a position, job, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

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