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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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We made the wrong choices too often and had too many players who were off form.
But, as is so often the case, the Black Country's peculiar 'orange order' was off form.
Our last six games have brought three wins and three defeats, which amounts to inconsistency, caused by injuries and players being off form - worryingly too many being off form at one time".
He's been off form this season and missed a lot of easy chances.
But I was off form and the manager was right to leave me out although I've done better recently.
Defending champion Alex Marshall, from East Lothian, who has been off form, yesterday had a confidence-boosting 10-5 6-5 win over English qualifier Robert Paxton.
If there's one thing that I will agree with the Bruce knockers is his tendency to keep certain players in when we know that they are unfit, off form or struggling with off-field problems.
BRISTOL City midfielder Tony Rougier is hoping his play- off form will earn him a permanent contract at Ashton Gate.
If Gentlemen is off form in his first start since a September illness, he'll know it.
We are good enough to get out of this but at the moment we have one or two guys injured and others who are off form and maybe a few players are not playing as well as they can.
If a player is off form he can still 'get stuck in' but do enough players do that or do they hide?
Well, you need to bet on them when their odds are drifting,ie when they are off form.