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Synonyms for form




off form


on form


take form

Synonyms for form

the external outline of a thing

a document used in applying, as for a job


an accepted way of doing something


a conventional social gesture or act without intrinsic purpose

a state of sound readiness

a hollow device for shaping a fluid or plastic substance

to give form to by or as if by pressing and kneading

to create by combining parts or elements

to come gradually to have

to be the constituent parts of

Synonyms for form

the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something

the visual appearance of something or someone

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

an arrangement of the elements in a composition or discourse

a particular mode in which something is manifested

a body of students who are taught together

an ability to perform well

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a life-size dummy used to display clothes

a mold for setting concrete

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to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of the stage setting"

develop into a distinctive entity

establish or impress firmly in the mind


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Methods for Prediction of Safety and Technological Formability Characteristics of Body Components from Steel Sheets
Press formability of laser welded blanks, International Deep Drawing Research Group, pp.
It offers enhanced flame resistance, strength, heat resistance, and formability, as well as high transparency and ease of processing, qualities that allow use of the product to form elements ranging from exterior components to mechanical parts.
Nimbus GII is a distinctive heat shield with a unique construction that interlocks two thin corrugated aluminum sheets, providing high formability and a rigid structure.
By improvement of mechanical properties and formability of Al-Mg alloys it is possible to introduce these non-heat-treatable but very good corrosion resistant alloys in near net shape forming processes.
Validity of the Thermoforming index as a measure of formability is shown by its high correlation with melt relaxation time--a measure of melt elasticity, in this case, the index equals the force required to achieve a 75-mm draw, a measure of melt strength.
The application demonstrates the higher temperature capability of this new nickel-based superalloy to offer engine makers weight and cost savings opportunities through its high strength, superior formability, and enhanced wear resistance.
Its superior formability makes it suitable for creating relatively complex shapes, while its optimal energy absorption capability is ideal for making crash-relevant components.
Material is in sections on physical metallurgy of hot working and hot workability, thin slab casting and direct rolling, phase transformation, TRIP and dual phase steels, microstructure-property relationships, application of advanced observation techniques, precipitation engineering, medium/high carbon steels and forgings, and annealing and formability.
Although plastic had previously had advantages as regards to both weight and formability for fuel tanks, Potter says that advanced high-strength steels are competitive on both counts.
Previously, PP lacked sufficient melt strength for good formability.
Known as Lexan Graphic System (GS) films, the product boasts a new lamination technology said to offer a balance of weatherability, formability clarity, and resistance to yellowing.
ATI 425[R]-MIL Alloy provides a new range of design solutions to Defense OEMs based on its enhanced performance characteristics, including strength and formability.
a leading global supplier of lightweighting, noise and vibration solutions, today revealed the industry s lightest aluminum door blank for mass production without compromising part integrity or formability.