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Main Entry: forˇmuˇla
Pronunciation: primarystressfodotr-myschwa-lschwa
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -las or formuˇlae /-secondarystresslemacron, -secondarystresslimacr/
1 : a set form of words for use in a ceremony or ritual
2 a : RECIPE 3, prescription <my formula for happiness> b : a milk mixture or substitute for feeding a baby
3 a : a general fact or rule expressed in symbols and especially mathematical symbols b : an expression in symbols of the composition of a substance <the formula for water is H2O>
4 : a required or set form or method
- forˇmuˇlaˇic /secondarystressfodotr-myschwa-primarystresslamacr-ik/ adjective
- forˇmuˇlaˇicalˇly /-primarystresslamacr-schwa-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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