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Synonyms for formula

a means or method of entering into or achieving something desirable

Synonyms for formula

a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement

directions for making something

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a conventionalized statement expressing some fundamental principle

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a representation of a substance using symbols for its constituent elements

something regarded as a normative example

a liquid food for infants

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(mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems

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I know that at the time I was confident, I had discovered the formula for squaring the circle; but I resolutely deferred the working of it out until after the examinations.
The formula consists of three parts: (1) a pair of lovers are jarred apart;
In quantity, the formula prescribed twelve hundred words minimum dose, fifteen hundred words maximum dose.
He had no doubt whatever of the efficacy of his formula, and for once he knew the editorial mind when he said positively to himself that the first two he sent off would bring checks.
And now," continued Barbicane, "a slip of paper and a bit of pencil, and before a half-hour is over I will have found the required formula.
Half an hour had not elapsed before Barbicane, raising his head, showed Michel Ardan a page covered with algebraical signs, in which the general formula for the solution was contained.
Incontestably," replied Nicholl; "and even by this same formula I can always tell you its speed at any point of its transit.
That I admit," answered Michel; "and I understand it, although your x's and zero's, and algebraic formula, are rattling in my head like nails in a bag.
On the day after, like the dogs again, he was reinstated in his privileges; and another change was introduced in the after-dinner formula.
He discovered that the three pages he had read had made no impression on him at all; and he went back and started from the beginning: he found himself reading one sentence over and over again; and now it weaved itself in with his thoughts, horribly, like some formula in a nightmare.
The youth, merely working by formula, tightened the safe grip on the scruff of Michael's neck and lifted him clear of the floor, at the same time, with the other hand, directing the stream of water into his mouth and increasing it to full force by the nozzle control.
Infant formulas today are excellent, so I am supportive of that choice.
Formulas in Excel offer vast possibilities to do powerful calculations.
Breastfeeding, the use of docosahexaenoic acid-fortified formulas infancy and neuropsychological function in childhood.
This report examines the fiscal neutrality of three funding formulas that have been proposed to replace the current funding formula for Oklahoma's common schools in an attempt to have greater equity in the distribution of funds to the various districts.