Define: Application Form

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Definition: Application Form

Quick Summary of Application Form

A form that you complete in order to apply for a job, a place on a course, etc. or to get something such as a loan or a licence

What is the dictionary definition of Application Form?

Dictionary Definition

In accounting this refers to a form, issued by a newly floated company alongside it’s prospectus, that allows members of the public to apply for shares in the company.


Synonyms For Application Form

application, registration form, request form, claim form, entry form

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Application Form. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. February 28, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Application Form. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: February 28, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Application Form. Retrieved February 28, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Application Form are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 29th January 2019.