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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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Recognising that Retzsch's Outlines provided a visual analogue for the writing process, Poe was not alone: many nineteenth-century authors recognized the outline form as a model for the writing process.
Those who were ready to declare a major completed an official form in the office of academic records to do so, reviewed and completed the course requirement outline form in the area of their choice, and selected a schedule for the upcoming semester based upon the new major.
PowerPoint applications allow an instructor to present important ideas in a simple and clear outline form, one filled with eye-catching images and attention-grabbing sound effects.
Once a member of the religious order Medical Missionaries of Mary, her career, even in outline form, is impressive: doctorate in theology from The Catholic University of America, 1966; 30-plus years on the Georgetown University theology faculty; president of the Catholic Theological Society of America, 1986-87; winner of the society's prestigious John Courtney Murray award; recipient of Catholic University's Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Religion.
Rather than explaining concepts in a sequence of grammatically correct sentences, as though telling a story or explaining a concept, this book is 100% in outline form.
Copyright Law in Cyberspace, by Georgia Harper of the University of Texas, is a complete online workshop in outline form with plenty of links for more in-depth information.
Start your week on the Friday, by anticipating the week ahead - and starting some of the projects in outline form.
What also might be helpful is a chronology of Sald's work and perhaps a synopsis in outline form of major events during Said's prolific career of writing.
A third group listened with a complete set of notes that included virtually everything the instructor would say, in outline form.
I offer my comments in outline form, as briefly as possible.
Essentially, this is a graphical organizer, enabling users to create concept webs and maps in the Diagram View mode, with the aid of over 1300 symbols, if they like; at the click of a button, this information is reorganized into outline form, in the Outline View mode.
There are contingency plans in place but in outline form only at this stage.