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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.

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Form 1122--Authorization and Consent of Subsidiary Corporation to be Included in a Consolidated Income Tax Return
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Art like Eggerer's manifests deep social structures in form. Whether this information inspires action depends on how we use it.
The Finance Department asserts that it will reduce data entry, automatically calculate transfer taxes and reduce error by confirming that all required fields and tax form schedules have been completed.
The second form was only half as soluble as the first, so patients taking prescribed doses wouldn't get enough of the drug into their bloodstreams.
Adobe's enterprise form solution also includes Adobe Form Designer 5.0, a powerful tool for creating intelligent XML and PDF forms.
To create the SSR panels, a two-step inverted toggle draw process is used: sheet is located over a punch and the binder ring presses it down to form the basic shape, then a secondary punch descends and completes the forming operation.
Until then, present XML-based form solutions are proprietary in nature, and organizations must be aware of this when selecting an XML/eForms product.
The revisions to the SAR form reflect comments from filers and users on how to make the SAR form easier to complete and to provide more useful and timely information.
At the direction of the NAVAIR/NAVSUP International Logistics Enterprise Team (ILET), a QDR form, see Figures 4 and 5, was developed to improve and supplement the SDR process.
In terms of an approach to forms, post-moderns make two characteristic moves: either explode or transgress the form of love -- beyond modern notions of love as relationality (e.g., process theism and Hegel) and beyond pre-modern forms of love as overflow and emanation (neo-Platonic) into love now understood as sheer excess and transgression.
Style is essential for Murray; it is form individualized and made elegant.