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    formula - Dictionary definition and meaning for word formula

    Definition
    (noun) a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement
    Synonyms : expression
    Definition
    (noun) directions for making something
    Synonyms : recipe
    Definition
    (noun) a conventionalized statement expressing some fundamental principle Definition
    (noun) a representation of a substance using symbols for its constituent elements
    Synonyms : chemical formula
    Definition
    (noun) something regarded as a normative example
    Synonyms : convention , normal , pattern , rule
    Example Sentence
    • the convention of not naming the main character
    • violence is the rule not the exception
    • his formula for impressing visitors
    Definition
    (noun) a liquid food for infants Definition
    (noun) (mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems
    Synonyms : rule
    Example Sentence
    • he determined the upper bound with Descartes' rule of signs
    • he gave us a general formula for attacking polynomials
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