Definition of Formulation

1. Noun. A substance prepared according to a formula. "The physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine"

Exact synonyms: Preparation
Specialized synonyms: Cleaner, Cleanser, Cleansing Agent, Glycerinated Gelatin, Nebula, Polish, Starch, Smelling Salts
Generic synonyms: Chemical Compound, Compound
Derivative terms: Formulate



2. Noun. Inventing or contriving an idea or explanation and formulating it mentally.

3. Noun. The style of expressing yourself. "His manner of expression showed how much he cared"

Definition of Formulation

1. n. The act, process, or result of formulating or reducing to a formula.

Definition of Formulation

1. Noun. The act, process, or result of formulating or reducing to a formula. ¹

2. Noun. (medicine) A medicinal preparation ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Formulation

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Medical Definition of Formulation

1. The mixture or prescribed recipe for packaging a protein pharmaceutical, the process of developing such a formulation. (06 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Formulation

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formulation (current term)
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Literary usage of Formulation

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1. Relativity: The Special and General Theory by Albert Einstein (1921)
"... EXACT formulation OF THE GENERAL PRINCIPLE OF RELATIVITY "TT TE are now in a position to replace the YV provisional formulation of the general principle ..."

2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1896)
"formulation is the method of presentation of the forms of our thoughts. ... As the vehicle of presentation, formulation is one of the aspects of language, ..."

3. A Text-book in the History of Education by Paul Monroe (1905)
"While Plato sketched such a life in his ideal scheme in a dialogue wherein the literary form is most important and the scientific formulation of principles ..."

4. Methods of Teaching in High Schools by Samuel Chester Parker (1915)
"Theoretical formulation of the broader purposes of education. — In our discussion of the broadening conceptions of the purposes of high-school instruction ..."

5. An Introduction to the Study of the Government of Modern States by William Franklin Willoughby (1919)
"CHAPTER VI THE formulation OF CONSTITUTIONS In the preceding pages we have seen that a people desiring to constitute itself a State has to make certain ..."

6. Elements of Political Science by Stephen Leacock (1906)
"formulation of the Idea of Civil Liberty; its Dependence on a Coercive Sovereign ... The formulation of the theory of the sovereignty of the state does not ..."

7. The Representative Significance of Form: An Essay in Comparative Aesthetics by George Lansing Raymond (1909)
"Introduction—formulation rather than Representation Necessitated by the Sources of Scientific Expression — By its Nature—By its Results: Science Presents ..."

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