Lexique scientifique transdisciplinaire


Résultats anglais
applicable (adj)
Sens 1 : relevant to or affecting a particular situation or group of people. [source : MAC]
Contextes :
  • The application of a state's criminal law by its criminal courts is simply the exercise or actualization of prescription: both amount to an assertion that the law in question is applicable to the relevant conduct.
  • But international law, as defined before 1800, proved an uncomfortable fit with expansionist claims to empire, and the nineteenth century saw a redefinition of its philosophical foundations in order to make it applicable to colonial and semicolonial contexts.
  • For example, at each deliberation cycle one may apply only one applicable PG-rule (instead of applying all applicable rules), execute one plan (instead of the first action of all plans), and process one event.