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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


References in periodicals archive ?
Blade forming gives good formation but retention suffers due to the sharp pressure pulses of the blades.
Modern twin-wire machines use roll forming to initially drain the sheet and form a mat.
Top-wire formers are also still evolving based on better understanding of the forming process, and rebuilding of older top-wire units is a good way to improve their overall operation.
Describing enhanced single-station, sheet-fed forming systems featuring fast-set-up and turbo-cooling.
Supplies roll-fed, trim-in-place, servo-driven, plug-assist forming equipment for polyolefin packaging.
Supplier of in-line, roll-fed forming equipment plans to display new dual-mold machine for PP packaging.
Each machine comes programmed with detailed graphical drawings of the machine, a listing of general process parameters, and step-by-step instructions on how to set up and operate the machine for 13 different thermoforming processes, such as drape forming, billow forming, or straight vacuum forming.
The new SF series servo-driven pressure former, designed primarily for forming blister packs or trays, will be exhibited by Zed Industries Inc.
Both it and a second model (KMD52 BFS) have a redesigned servo-drive system for material indexing, forming, trimming, and upstacking, and--for the first time--plug assist.
It comes in three sizes with forming areas from 27 x 32 in.
is another relatively new name in forming equipment.
Vandalia, Ohio, will introduce three in-line forming systems:
forming area, and computer control with recipe storage and touchscreen color monitor.
Pressure forming offers an advantage of flexibility to a customer with a new high-tech product, even when the product is ultimately expected to sell 100,000 units.
deep) pressure formed by Arrem for a blood-chemistry analyzer might have been $750,000 to $1 million with injection molding, but only 20% of that for pressure forming, says Arrem.