formula

Pronunciation Noun

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Pronunciation Noun

**formula**

- (
*mathematics*) Any mathematical rule expressed symbolically.- Synonyms: mathematical formula
*x = \frac {-b \pm \sqrt{b^2 - 4ac}}{2a} is a*.**formula**for finding the roots of the quadratic equation ax^{2}+ bx + c = 0

- (
*chemistry*) A symbolic expression of the structure of a compound.- Synonyms: chemical formula
*H*_{2}O is the**formula**for water.

- A plan or method for dealing with a problem or for achieving a result.
*The company's winning***formula**includes excellent service and quality products.

- A formulation; a prescription; a mixture or solution made in a prescribed manner; the identity and quantities of ingredients of such a mixture.
*The***formula**of the rocket fuel has not been revealed.

- A formal statement of doctrine, as in religion.
- (
*countable, uncountable*) Ellipsis of*infant formula#English|infant formula*; drink given to babies to substitute for mother's milk. - (
*logic*) A syntactic expression of a proposition, built up from quantifiers, logical connectives, variables, relation and operation symbols, and, depending on the type of logic, possibly other operators such as modal, temporal, deontic or epistemic ones.*hypo*en

- French: aliment lacté pour nourrissons, préparation pour nourrissons, lait maternisé
- German: Säuglingsnahrung, Säuglingsanfangsnahrung, Säuglingsformulierung
- Italian: latte artificiale, formula per lattanti
- Russian: де́тское пита́ние
- Spanish: preparado para lactantes, leche maternizada, fórmula infantil

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