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Form

A prototype of an instrument to be employed in a legal transaction or a judicial proceeding that includes the primary essential matters, the appropriate technical phrases or terms, and any additional material required to render it officially accurate, arranged in suitable and systematic order, and conducive to Adaptation to the circumstances of the particular case.

The expression form of the statute signifies the language or structure of a statute, and, therefore, the restriction or command that it might include, as used in the phrase in criminal Pleading "against the form of statute in that case made and provided."A matter of form, as distinguished from a matter of substance—with respect to pleadings, affidavits, indictments, and other legal instruments—entails the method, style, or form of relating the applicable facts; the selection or arrangement of terms; and other such matters without influencing the essential sufficiency or validity of the instrument, or without reaching the merits.

form

(Arrangement), noun array, ceremony, class, classification, custom, design, distribution, efformation, estabbished practice, facies, fashion, figura, forma, formality, format, formation, formula, formulary, grouping, kind, manner, method, mode, model, order, organization, outline, pattern, plan, procedure, regimentation, regularity, rite, ritual, scheme, shape, sort, style, system, systematization, type, way
Associated concepts: form of action, objections to form
Foreign phrases: Si aliquid ex solemnibus deficiat, cum aeeuitas poscit, subveniendum est.If anything is deficient in formal requisites, where equity requires it, it should be supplied. Forma legalis forma essentialis. Legal form is essennial form. Forma non observata, infertur adnullatio actus. If form is not observed, it is inferred that the act is a nullity.

form

(Document), noun blank, card, copy, data sheet, information blank, instrument, muniment, questionary, questionnaire, record, reference form, register, registry, standard letter, written document
Associated concepts: legal forms, standard form

form

verb arrange, assemble, build, compose, construct, contrive, create, design, devise, embody, fabricari, fabricate, fashion, figurare, forge, formulate, frame, give shape to, initiate, make, manufacture, materialize, mold, organize, produce, put together, shape, structure
Associated concepts: form a corporation
See also: appearance, arrange, arrangement, body, build, color, complexion, compose, composition, consist, constant, constitute, construction, content, contour, contrive, create, criterion, crystallize, decorum, delineation, devise, discipline, embodiment, embody, establish, fabricate, feature, fix, forge, formalize, formulate, frame, generate, influence, invent, kind, launch, look, make, manifestation, manner, manufacture, means, mode, motif, opportunity, order, organization, organize, originate, outline, pattern, phenomenon, practice, principle, procedure, produce, pronounce, protocol, shape, speak, specter, stamp, structure, style, tenor, usage, vision
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Even if they are off form, we need to be at our best.
Richard Langley is right off form and John Robinson is all over the place, but Lee Bullock, who started the season with a couple of goals, gets dropped.
The Dane, partnered by Darren Clarke, was badly off form as the pair lost four and three to Tiger Woods and Davis Love III in the foursomes.
Natural timber poles with their bark stripped off form vertical elements of structure in ceremonial places, for instance in the foyer and round the central circulation desk.
Olympic silver medallist Murdoch has been off form this winter but quickly opened up a 4-0 lead over Forfar junior Stuart Taylor before cruising home 9-1.
The goal sent United on their way to a defeat but Daly believes they had more than one star off form as they fell further behind in the race to reach third spot.
But Bednar has been off form in recent times, with Friday's strike being his first goal since he By Chris Lepkowski OUR MAN AT ALBION grabbed one in the 5-0 win at Middlesbrough.
But Lee, who was again in charge of the teamdespite Benitez being back at Anfield yesterday, said: "We've never felt that he has been off form, despite what people keep saying.
The champions dominated almost from the opening whistle but the strike duo of Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink and Maciej Zurawski were off form as a combination of bad finishing and good defending by the Ayrshire side left the scoreline blank.
She appeared to go off form for the final three months of last year, but she is very well now and ready to run.
The clubs respect their part of the contract, they pay players when they are injured or off form.
You apparently gave yourself a headache with the amount of effort you made, pushed yourself to the absolute limit in training and believe your manager lied when he said you were off form after injury.