Definitions of formula

a representation of a substance using symbols for its constituent elements

a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement

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( mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems; " he determined the upper bound with Descartes' rule of signs"; " he gave us a general formula for attacking polynomials"

a conventionalized statement expressing some fundamental principle

A prescribed or set form; an established rule; a fixed or conventional method in which anything is to be done, arranged, or said.

A written confession of faith; a formal statement of foctrines.

A prescription or recipe for the preparation of a medicinal compound.

A symbolic expression ( by means of letters, figures, etc.) of the constituents or constitution of a compound.

A set rule or model; a prescription; a recipe; the expression of a rule by algebraic symbols.

A prescribed form: a formal statement of doctrines: ( math.) a general expression for solving problems: ( chem.) a set of symbols expressing the components of a body: pl. FORMULAE, FORMULAS.

Prescribed form; formal statement; symbol.

A fixed rule; exact statement.