Formulation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌfɔːrmjuˈleɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word formulation
Brit.  |fɔːmjuˈleɪʃn|  British pronunciation of the word formulation

noun

- a substance prepared according to a formula (syn: preparation)
- inventing or contriving an idea or explanation and formulating it mentally (syn: conceptualisation, conceptualization)
- the style of expressing yourself(syn: expression)

he suggested a better formulation

Examples

...his letter was a very accurate formulation of his thoughts on the matter...

the formulation and execution of urban policy

to credit Lister with the first formulation of the basic principle of stratigraphy would be to bestow credit falsely

a summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject

Word forms

noun
singular: formulation
plural: formulations
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