Definition of Form by Merriam-Webster – ABOUT MAG 2020

ˈFȯrm How to pronounce form (audio)

1 1an : the shape and structure of something other than its material

the building is huge Format

B : a body (as a person), especially in its external appearance or distinct from the face : figure the female Format

2 : the essential nature of a thing that differs from its matter: as

B : the component of a thing that determines its type

3an : established method of expression or process : procedure according to rule or routine Besides that : a pattern or expectation based on past experience : precedent true for Format, the champions won again

B : a prescribed and defined order of words : Formula The Format wedding service

4 : a printed or typed document with blank spaces for entering requested or requested information

tax forms

2) : show without substance

B : manner or conduct tested by a prescribed or accepted standard

rudeness is just bad Format

ç : way or style of performing or performing according to recognized standards of technique

a strong swimmer, but weak in Format

6an : the resting place or nest of a hare

7an : a model of the supporting structure of the human figure or part (such as the torso) of the human figure generally used to display clothing

B : a proportional and often adjustable model for placing clothes

ç : a mold in which the concrete is placed to fix

8 : the type of print or other subject organized and protected in a chase, ready to print

9an : one of the different modes of existence, action or manifestation of a specific thing or substance : type 1 Format respiratory disorder an Format of art

B : a distinguishable group of organisms

d : one of the different aspects that a word can have as a result of inflection or spelling or pronunciation change

verbal forms

and : a mathematical expression of a specific type

one bilinear Format a polynomial Format

10an(1) : ordered method of organization (as in presenting ideas) : way to coordinate elements (as in an artistic production or reasoning course)

2) : a specific type or instance of such an agreement

the sonnet is a poetic Format

ç : the structural element, plan or design of a work of art – to compare content 2c direction

d : a visible and measurable unit defined by an outline : a bounded surface or volume

11 : a grade at a British school or some American private schools

12an(1) : the past performance of a racehorse

B : known ability to perform

a singer on top of it Format

ç : suitable condition for execution (as in athletic competition)

Back Format

transitive verb

1 1an : to give a particular shape to : shape or shape in a certain state or after a specific model

Format the dough into a ball a state formed along republican lines

B : organize in

the dancers formed a line

ç : model by instruction and discipline

a mind formed for classical education

2 : to shape or shape the : fashion, ramp up She formed the dough into balls.

3 : serve to make up or make up : be an essential or basic element of

Titles formed most of your property.

5 : arrange in order : to draw The battalion was formed in squares for total defense.

6an : assume an inflection to produce (a shape, like a time)

forms the past in -ed

B : combine to do (a compound word)

“engine” and “cycle” Format “motorcycle”

intransitive verb

1 1 : become formed or molded

A clot was forming on the cut.

2 : take shape : comes into existence : arise Storm clouds were forming over the hills.

3 : assume a defined form, shape or arrangement

the platoon formed in columns

: in the form or format of : like


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