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Formalin

ˈfɔːm(ə)lɪn

Meanings of Formalin:

noun

A colourless solution of formaldehyde in water, used chiefly as a preservative for biological specimens.

Usage examples:

Other chemicals spry discussed include peracetic acid, hydrogen peroxide, formalin, and methyl meth…

Formalise

ˈfɔː.mə.laɪz

Meanings of Formalise:

verb

Give (something) legal or formal status.

Usage examples:

A year has elapsed since the marriage was formalized

Formalised

ˈfɔː.mə.laɪz

Meanings of Formalised:

verb

Give (something) legal or formal status.

Usage examples:

A year has elapsed since the marriage was formalized

Formalising

ˈfɔː.mə.laɪz

Meanings of Formalising:

verb

Give (something) legal or formal status.

Usage examples:

A year has elapsed since the marriage was formalized

Meanings of Formalism:

noun

Excessive adherence to prescribed forms.

Usage examples:

Academic dryness and formalism

Formalist

ˈfɔːm(ə)lɪst

Meanings of Formalist:

noun

A person who adheres excessively to prescribed forms.

Usage examples:

To the strict formalist, the law is the law
adjective

Relating to or supporting principles of formalism.

Usage examples:

Formalist arguments

Formalities

fɔːˈmalɪti

Meanings of Formalities:

noun

The rigid observance of convention or etiquette.

Usage examples:

The formality of life in an english public school
phrase

Something that the law or an official process says must be done

Usage examples:

Observe the formalities we'll have to observe the formalities (= do what is expected)., they, of co…

Meanings of Formality:

noun

The rigid observance of convention or etiquette.

Usage examples:

The formality of life in an english public school

Formalize

ˈfɔː.mə.laɪz

Meanings of Formalize:

verb

Give (something) legal or formal status.

Usage examples:

A year has elapsed since the marriage was formalized

Meanings of Formalized:

verb

Give (something) legal or formal status.

Usage examples:

A year has elapsed since the marriage was formalized

Meanings of Formalizes:

verb

Give (something) legal or formal status.

Usage examples:

A year has elapsed since the marriage was formalized

Meanings of Formally:

adverb

In accordance with convention or etiquette.

Usage examples:

He was formally attired

Meanings of Formals:

noun

An evening dress.

Usage examples:

Cocktail parties every night so the ladies can show off their formals
adjective

Done in accordance with convention or etiquette; suitable for or constituting an official or important occasion.

Usage examples:

A formal dinner party

Formamide

ˈfɔːməmʌɪd

Meanings of Formamide:

noun

A clear pungent liquid that is used in a wide range of industrial and scientific processes as a solvent, stabilizer, or raw material for synthesis.

Format

ˈfɔː.mæt

Meanings of Format:

noun

The way in which something is arranged or set out.

Usage examples:

The conventional format of tv situation comedies
verb

(especially in computing) arrange or put into a format.

Usage examples:

How to format a document

Formate

ˈfɔːmeɪt

Meanings of Formate:

noun

A salt or ester of formic acid.

Usage examples:

The sodium formate is then carefully treated with sulfuric acid at low temperatures and distilled i…

Formates

ˈfɔːmeɪt

Meanings of Formates:

noun

A salt or ester of formic acid.

Usage examples:

The sodium formate is then carefully treated with sulfuric acid at low temperatures and distilled i…

Formation

fɔːˈmeɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Formation:

noun

The action of forming or process of being formed.

Usage examples:

The formation of the great rift valley

Formations

fɔːˈmeɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Formations:

noun

The action of forming or process of being formed.

Usage examples:

The formation of the great rift valley

Formative

ˈfɔː.mə.tɪv

Meanings of Formative:

adjective

Serving to form something, especially having a profound influence on a person's development.

Usage examples:

His formative years
noun

A formative element.

Usage examples:

Do consumers perceive new ‘e’ and ‘i- ‘formatives as ready-made brand names or as new public domain…

Formatively

ˈfɔː.mə.tɪv.li

Meanings of Formatively:

adverb

If students are tested formatively, the teacher judges their progress while they are being taught, rather than at the end of a unit or course of work

Usage examples:

Students will be evaluated formatively, based on their ability to express their feelings about the …

Formats

ˈfɔːmat

Meanings of Formats:

noun

The way in which something is arranged or set out.

Usage examples:

The conventional format of tv situation comedies
verb

(especially in computing) arrange or put into a format.

Usage examples:

How to format a document

Formatted

ˈfɔːmat

Meanings of Formatted:

verb

(especially in computing) arrange or put into a format.

Usage examples:

How to format a document
noun

The way in which something is arranged or set out.

Usage examples:

The conventional format of tv situation comedies

Past simple and past participle of format

Forme

fɔːm

Meanings of Forme:

noun

A body of type secured in a chase for printing.

Usage examples:

In many cases, the formes are reminders of the work of the individual tradesmen whose handiwork has…

Formed

fɔːm

Meanings of Formed:

verb

Bring together parts or combine to create (something).

Usage examples:

The company was formed in 1982
noun

The visible shape or configuration of something.

Usage examples:

The form, colour, and texture of the tree

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