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formaladjective accepted, according to established form, affected, approved, businesslike, ceremonial, confirmed, conventional, customary, decorous, fixed, following established custom, following established form, following established rules, formalis, formalistic, in accorrance with conventional requirements, inflexible, mannered, observant of form, official, polite, pompous, prim, proper, reserved, rigid, ritual, ritualistic, set, starched, stiff, stilted, systematic, traditional, unbending, uncompromising
Associated concepts: formal acceptance, formal charges, forral defect, formal party
See also: official, orthodox, perfunctory, proper, punctilious, rigid, solemn, strict