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# formula

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## English

### Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] formula (mold, rule, method)

### Noun

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formula (plural formulae in scientific use, formulas in informal use)

1. (mathematics) Any mathematical rule expressed symbolically.
$x = \frac {-b \pm \sqrt{b^2 - 4ac}}{2a}$ is the formula for finding the roots of the quadratic equation y = ax2 + bx + c.
2. (chemistry) A symbolic expression of the structure of a compound.
H2O is the formula for water (Dihydrogen monoxide)
3. A plan of action intended to solve a problem.
4. 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.
5. (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.

#### Synonyms

• (in mathematics): mathematical formula
• (in chemistry): chemical formula

## Bosnian

### Noun

formula f. (pl.: formule)

1. formula
2. rule

## Crimean Tatar

### Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:crh:Template:lang:la derivations]] formula - small form < forma - form.

formula

### References

• Useinov & Mireev Dictionary, Simferopol, Dolya, 2002 [1]

## Italian

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### Noun

formula f. (plural formule)

1. formula (mathematics, chemistry)

### Verb

formula

1. Second-person singular imperative of formulare.

## Serbian

### Noun

formula f. (pl.: formule)

1. formula
2. rule

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