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formula

noun avenue, axiom, canon, code, expedient, fixed expression, form, formulary, maxim, method, mode, model, phrase, postulate, prescribed prooedure, prescription, principle, proposition, recipe, rubric, rule, standard, theorem, usage
Associated concepts: formula instruction
See also: arrangement, avenue, comment, criterion, directive, expedient, expression, form, guide, method, mode, phrase, prescription, principle, rule, system, usage
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IT'S the same every year; they wheel out some white-coated boffin who's drawn up a new scientific formula for happiness.
The scientific formula was tested in a four-week trial, where participants found skin roughness was reduced by 43% and the orange-peel effect was reduced by 35%.
The scientific formula for Blue Monday is: [W + (D-d)] x T Q M x Na W = Weather; D= Repayable debt; d = Debt which cannot be repaid; T = Time since Christmas; Q = Time since broke New Year resolutions; M = motivation; Na = Desire to take action.
Dr Adjrad said the oil was the only product "with publicly declared tests and certificates from around the world, performed by independent organisations showing a reduction in fuel consumption based scientific formula, approved by vehicle bodies and governments.
they ask, as if the subject under discussion was the theory or relativity or some complicated scientific formula.
I wasn't the greatest in chemistry or maths at school but I reckon my own scientific formula is probably as accurate.
Welsh psychologist Cliff Arnall has developed a scientific formula for working out the worst day of the year.
Namely, American consumers simply cannot and will not consistently eat according to a scientific formula, no matter how neatly it is packaged.
What follows is a comedy that includes monsters, a wisecracking robot, a secret scientific formula, romance and loads of Shakespearean lines, each with a twist.
Not content with that, the Questions and Answer team did a bit of digging to come up with a scientific formula and found advice from a Dr Andrew
ForeSee Results' customer satisfaction ratings are done using the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) methodology, a sophisticated scientific formula developed at the University of Michigan that predicts consumer spending behavior.
Justice Ajit Prakash Shah, Chairman of the Law Commission of India, said that the Commission has tried to use scientific formula to the extent possible to estimate the number of judges needed in the country.

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