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Synonyms of formula in English:


  • 1 a legal formula
    form of words, set expression, phrase, saying, aphorism;
    code, set of words, set of symbols
    rare formulary
  • 2 the four foreign ministers failed to agree on a formula
    recipe, prescription, blueprint, plan, method, procedure, technique, system;
    modus operandi, mechanism, convention, ritual
  • 3 a formula for removing grease from clothing
    preparation, concoction, mixture, compound, creation, substance;
    cream, lotion, liquid, solution, potion, application, paste
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