Definition of forma in English:

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forma

Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːmə/

noun (plural formas or formae /ˈfɔːmiː/)

Botany
Another term for form (sense 3 of the noun).
Example sentences
  • Both of these formas are distinguished, based on Color Standard and Color Nomenclature.
  • In formae alboflocca, cyanoflocca and luridea, the leaves may be coated with a waterproof organic film that is white, blue, or pink, respectively.
  • The new term is a generalization of the concept of formae such that every approach connected to formae is also relevant to implicit formae.
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