1 a substance prepared according to a formula [syn: preparation]
2 inventing or contriving an idea or explanation and formulating it mentally [syn: conceptualization, conceptualisation]
3 the style of expressing yourself; "he suggested a better formulation"; "his manner of expression showed how much he cared" [syn: expression]
- Rhymes: -eɪʃǝn
- The act, process, or result of formulating or reducing to a formula.
Formulation may refer to:
allocation, allotment, apportionment, architecture, arrangement, array, arraying, assembly, building, casting, choice of words, collation, collocation, composition, constitution, construction, conversion, crafting, craftsmanship, creation, cultivation, deployment, devising, dialect, diction, disposal, disposition, distribution, elaboration, erection, expression, extraction, fabrication, fashioning, form, formation, forming, framing, grammar, growing, handicraft, handiwork, harvesting, idiom, language, locution, machining, making, manufacture, manufacturing, marshaling, milling, mining, molding, order, ordering, parlance, phrase, phraseology, phrasing, placement, prefabrication, preparation, processing, producing, raising, refining, regimentation, rhetoric, shaping, smelting, speech, structuring, syntax, talk, usage, use of words, usus loquendi, verbiage, wordage, wording, workmanship