formulae formulae

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement
  2. (n) directions for making something
  3. (n) a conventionalized statement expressing some fundamental principle
  4. (n) a representation of a substance using symbols for its constituent elements
  5. (n) something regarded as a normative example
  6. (n) a liquid food for infants
  7. (n) (mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems

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News

  • MLB All-Star Game 2013: Baseball forgives, forgets, puts Bartolo Colon on the team

    The basic formulae, "Bad Hitter + Drugs = Home-Run Superman," or "Bad Pitcher + Drugs = Immortal-Bat-Throwing Vampire Roger Clemens " were always painfully simplistic and naïve. Hitting and pitching are far more complex athletic activities than running, cycling, or heaving a discus downfield.
    on July 9, 2013     Source: Philly.com

Quotes

  1. "Kazuki has consistently demonstrated his potential through karting and other junior formulae," Williams boss Frank Williams said. "Having assessed both his potential in the car and his aptitude out of it, we believe he has the necessary...
    on Nov 8, 2006 By: Frank Williams Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "He has clearly demonstrated his potential and talent throughout his career in the various junior formulae with a great deal of success," said de Ferran. "Honda considers the development of emerging motorsport talent to be a key part of our...
    on Mar 8, 2007 By: Gil de Ferran Source: FOXSports.com

  3. "But we can patiently handle the situation using globally accepted economic formulae," Chidambaram said.
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: P Chidambaram Source: Press Trust of India

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