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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 ?
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.
It is no coincidence that synthetic forming fabrics were introduced at the same time that twin-wire forming first became a commercial success over 50 years ago.
Synthetic forming fabrics first were offered in single layer construction similar to the old bronze wire, and a few mills still use single layer forming fabrics due to their low cost.
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.
North American distributor of industrial forming machines for Meico of Italy.
It comes in three sizes with forming areas from 27 x 32 in.
Forming composite materials is possible with the new VacuTherm press from Elkom North America, a German manufacturer that has a U.
It's not exactly thermoforming, but a new "tool-less" forming process could compete with thermoforming of housings and enclosures in volumes of 50 to 10,000 parts.
forming area, upgraded computer controls, 15-zone heating system, 110-ton trim press, parts stacker, and automatic counter/unloader.
will unveil its brand-new Series 3040 XPS forming and trimming system for PS foam.
will introduce the CT 800 midrange roll-fed, servo-driven form-and-trim machine with 800 x 450 mm forming area and a pendant-style control screen mounted on a swing arm.
CAD allowed engineering data to be shared among designer, thermoformer and injection molder, and both pressure forming and injection tools were made from CAD files.
The key to forming is getting the entire cross section of a sheet up to forming temperature, processors say.
Arrem says it can change surface finish and appearance by boosting air pressure while forming at lower-than-normal temperature.