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inscrever-se

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apply

verb

Definitions of apply

to have a connection with or to be relevant to somebody or something; to put something (eg a law) into operation

Since the accident took place in Ontario and both the plaintiff and the defendant are Ontario residents, Ontario law must apply.

to make a formal request for something (often a written request)

A vicar is to apply for a drinks licence so he can serve wine and beer at his small village church.