The action of forming or process of being formed
the formation of the island's sand ridges
A T-shaped offensive formation, with the halfbacks and fullback positioned in a line parallel to the line of scrimmage
The action or process of forming again
A word that is formed from an already existing word from which it appears to be a derivative, often by removal of a suffix (e.g., laze from lazy and edit from editor)
The coming together of individual male and female animals in preparation for breeding.
The formation of the words of a language; an instance or episode of this.
The fact or process of generating capital.
A variety of competitive ballroom dancing in which a team of couples dance a prepared routine
Geology a series of stratified deposits occurring on the prairies.
The tendency of a repressed wish or feeling to be expressed at a conscious level in a contrasting form
= reaction formation.
A diffuse network of nerve pathways in the brainstem connecting the spinal cord, cerebrum, and cerebellum, and mediating the overall level of consciousness
An offensive formation in which the quarterback receives the snap while standing several yards behind the line of scrimmage