WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (n)
**formula**, expression (a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement) - S: (n) recipe,
**formula**(directions for making something) - S: (n)
**formula**(a conventionalized statement expressing some fundamental principle) - S: (n)
**formula**, chemical formula (a representation of a substance using symbols for its constituent elements) - S: (n) convention, normal, pattern, rule,
**formula**(something regarded as a normative example)*"the convention of not naming the main character"; "violence is the rule not the exception"; "his formula for impressing visitors"* - S: (n)
**formula**(a liquid food for infants) - S: (n) rule,
**formula**((mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems)*"he determined the upper bound with Descartes' rule of signs"; "he gave us a general formula for attacking polynomials"*