1. applied science the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
  2. apolitical neutral with regards to government policy
  3. hold close hold firmly, usually with one's hands
  4. world-class ranking above all others
  5. plate glass glass formed into large thin sheets
  6. applaudable worthy of high praise
  7. applied psychology any of several branches of psychology that seek to apply psychological principles to practical problems of education or industry or marketing etc.
  8. applicable having relevance
  9. blood clot a semisolid mass of coagulated red and white blood cells
  10. Layia platyglossa California annual having flower heads with yellow rays tipped with white
  11. pilot cloth a thick blue cloth used to make overcoats and coats for sailors etc
  12. analytical using or skilled in using reasoning
  13. applied math the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological world
  14. appellate court a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies
  15. Appleton layer the highest region of the ionosphere (from 90 to 600 miles up) which contains the highest concentration of free electrons and is most useful for long-range radio transmission
  16. political involving or characteristic of governing or social power
  17. application the action of putting something into operation
  18. blood glucose glucose in the bloodstream
  19. applied anatomy the practical application of anatomical knowledge to diagnosis and treatment
  20. ablative case the case indicating the agent in passive sentences or the instrument or manner or place of the action described by the verb

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