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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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"Using wood forms, we went from pouring 10 yards a week per man up to 20 yards, and now we are up to 30 yards [using the polyethylene forms]," he says.
Wood forms also cannot take the beating and do not last long enough.
There are two forms of deciduous flowering shrubs - those that flower on wood formed the previous season (group one), and those that flower on the current season's growth (group two).
Reblooming bigleaf hydrangeas Zones 7-9, 14-17: Unlike most bigleaf hydrangeas, which produce flower buds only on old wood formed during the previous season, bigleaf hydrangeas classified as "reblooming" produce flowers on both old and new wood.
For example, compression wood forms on the lower side of a leaning tree trunk or branches of softwoods, while tension wood forms on the upper side of the leaning trunk and branches of hardwoods (Panshin et al.
Ryton Wood forms an important part of the Princethorpe woodlands, the largest section of ancient woodland remaining in Warwickshire.
Thorpe Rough Wood forms Lot 3, is ancient semi natural woodland to the north of the farm and provides mixed hardwood with access from Welsh Road.
Most bigleaf hydrangeas produce flower buds on old wood formed during previous seasons.
The overall project was designed to evaluate the effects of juvenile wood, defined herein as wood formed in the first 10 years of growth, on particle-type composites of southern pine (Pinustaeda L.).
Mr Wood formed a joint venture with the then Halifax 10 years ago to set up the firm, which offers home, motor, travel and pet insurance via the internet.
His works, mainly large, wood forms, are in major galleries throughout the world as well as in public spaces.Hewas awarded anOBE in 2005.