# 'formula' 的定义

1. 可数名词

2. 单数名词

A formula for a particular situation, usually a good one, is a course of action or a combination of actions that is certain or likely to result in that situation.

As world's oldest man, he offered a simple formula for a long and happy life.

Clever exploitation of the latest technology would be a sure formula for success. [+ for]

Socialism does not after all offer a magic formula for prosperity and human dignity.

3. 可数名词

A formula is a group of letters, numbers, or other symbols which represents a scientific or mathematical rule.

He developed a mathematical formula describing the distances of the planets from
the Sun.

4. 可数名词

In science, the formula for a substance is a list of the amounts of various substances which make up that substance, or an indication of the atoms that it is composed of.

5. 不可数名词 [NOUN num]

Formula is used followed by a number to indicate a particular type of racing car or something relating to
that type of car.

...Formula 1 racing cars.

...Formula 3000 racing.

6. 不可数名词

pragmatics note: formulaeIn this dictionary, the label formulae indicates that the word or expression doesn't change, and that it is used in particular
situations such as greeting, thanking, or congratulating. Examples of formulae are
Hi, Thanks, and Congratulations!
...bottles of formula.

COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers

## Video: pronunciation of 'formula'

名词词形plural ˈformulas or ˈformuˌlae (ˈfɔrmjuˌl57455
; fôrˈmyo̅ol57455ˌ; ˈfɔrmjuˌlaɪ
; fôrˈmyo̅olīˌ; ˈfɔrmjəˌli
; fôrˈmyəlēˌ; ˈfɔrmjəˌlaɪ
; fôrˈmyəlīˌ)

1.

a fixed form of words, esp. one that has lost its original meaning or force and is now used only as a conventional or ceremonial expression

“Very truly yours” is a formula used in letters

2.

a formula for musical comedies

4.

a.

directions for preparing a medicine, a paint, a baby's food, etc.

b.

something prepared from such directions; often specif., a milk preparation for feeding a baby

5.

A = πr2 is the formula for determining the area of a circle

6. Chemistry

an expression of the composition of a compound (or a radical, etc.) by a combination of symbols and figures to show the constituents

see also empirical formula, molecular formula, structural formula 形容词

7.

designating or of any of various classes of racing car or motorcycle specially designed to conform to a particular set of specifications governing size, weight, engine displacement, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.

名词 plural -las or -lae (-ˌliː)

1.

2. mathematics, physics

3. chemistry

a representation of molecules, radicals, ions, etc, expressed in the symbols of the atoms of their constituent elements

molecular formula, empirical formula, structural formula4.

a.

b.

(as modifier)

formula fiction

5.

a.

a prescription for making up a medicine, baby's food, etc

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formula 的词源

## 含 formula的例句

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You will come up with a winning formula. The Sun (2016)Need time to gel and find a winning formula. The Sun (2016)But why rip up a winning formula? The Sun (2016)Your new formula for success is taking yourself and your ambition seriously. The Sun (2017)This one fitted the formula nicely. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Bell can be found in the Nottingham labs working on the next winning formula. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's an effective formula but one that's devoid of soul or subtlety. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The quantum is a mathematical formula for love. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The waxy formula is good for dry lips. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Yet somehow it has found the elusive magic formula. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This is not a typical formula for success. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Some very expensive courses have a simple formula. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The oil formula makes it feel so much more moisturising on the face. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Sometimes manufacturers change washing powder formulas and you may be allergic to an additional or different chemical. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)Use of the formulae is only one of the techniques used. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The firm says it manufactures according to old methods and formulas. Times, Sunday Times (2006)No attempt at a " scientific formula" for compensation can therefore be completely successful. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)It was fluid but no mathematical formula could really do it justice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The rest is down to good genes and my unique personal formula for good health. The Sun (2014)Both speakers repeat this formula so often that this is the whole conference in miniature. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So what is the formula to their success? Times, Sunday Times (2015)For hundreds of pages a simple formula is played out. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is crucial to make formulas up according to pack instructions to avoid excess salt. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The family struggled to agree a formula under which a panel would be established to safeguard editorial independence. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A new formula agreed means that each country in a package of joint hosts will receive the same full fee. Times, Sunday Times (2006)

## formula 的趋势

很常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， formula 是4千个最常用词之一。

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## formula 的翻译

英式英语: formula
/ˈfɔːmjʊlə/ NOUN

A

*formula*is a plan that is made as a way of dealing with a problem....this simple formula for a long and happy life.

- 美式英语: formula plan
- 阿拉伯语: صَيْغَة
- 巴西葡萄牙语: fórmula
- 简体中文: 公式
- 克罗地亚语: formula
- 捷克语: vzorec
- 丹麦语: formular
- 荷兰语: formule
- 欧洲西班牙语: fórmula
- 芬兰语: kaava
- 法语: formule
- 德语: Formel
- 希腊语: μαθηματικός τύπος
- 意大利语: formula
- 日语: 公式
- 韩语: 공식 수학
- 挪威语: formel
- 波兰语: formuła
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: fórmula
- 罗马尼亚语: formulă
- 俄语: рецепт
- 西班牙语: fórmula
- 瑞典语: formel
- 泰语: สูตร
- 土耳其语: formül
- 乌克兰语: формула
- 越南语: công thức

## 与 formula相近的词

## 学习资源

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