formulation formulation  /ˌfɔrmjə ˈleɪ ʃən/


  1. (n) a substance prepared according to a formula
  2. (n) inventing or contriving an idea or explanation and formulating it mentally
  3. (n) the style of expressing yourself


  1. Obama's eitheror formulation is not nearly so banal.
  2. In this formulation, an all-intelligent Being is offered as the only explanation for the power of reason and for humanity's other nonmaterial qualities of mind and imagination.
  3. The NSB will be key in budget and diplomatic-policy formulation.


  1. Patheon To Host Complimentary Seminar On "Formulation, Funding and First-in-Man: A Stepwise Guide To Clinical Success"

    Patheon will host a complimentary seminar on “Formulation, Funding and First-in-Man: A Stepwise Guide to Clinical Success”. The seminar will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Central European Time, at the Hilton Hotel in Basel, Switzerland.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: BioresearchOnline

  2. Liquid Resin Intermediates allow for low-VOC formulation.

    Dow Corning® 3074/3037 Intermediates are methoxy-functional solventless liquid silicone resins that allow for low-VOC formulation and can improve weatherability and heat resistance in coatings. While Dow Corning 3074 is highly compatible with organic resins and results in hard coating, Dow Corning 3037 has less organic capability but achieves greater flexibility. Mutually miscible products can ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. AFLAS 100 and 150 Series Fluoroelastomers are Ideal for Molded and Extruded Components Used in ...

    Unique formulation yields superior performance characteristics over conventional FKM-type fluoroelastomers EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. offers AFLAS® 100 and 150 Series fluoroelastomers for molded and extruded components that need to withstand extreme conditions such as heat, steam, and corrosive chemicals. AFLAS fluoroelastomers are a preferred product for manufacturing wire ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ThomasNet


  1. "She will be successful depending upon how seamless she is with her president and how they operate together and how he protects her back. And vice versa, how he formulates foreign policy, she picks up on that formulation, and she implements it,"...
    on Nov 23, 2008 By: James A Baker III Source:

  2. "We are not prepared to accept this formulation at this time," said Paula Dobriansky, head of the American delegation to the UN climate conference in Bali, Indonesia.
    on Dec 14, 2007 By: Paula Dobriansky Source: Forbes

  3. "We are prepared to tackle a protracted and very difficult international financial crisis and we have already reserved leeway for ourselves in our policy formulation," Wen said.
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Wen Jiabao Source: Channel News Asia

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