from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A book or other collection of stated and fixed forms, such as prayers.
- n. A statement expressed in formulas.
- n. A fixed form or pattern; a formula.
- n. A book containing a list of pharmaceutical substances along with their formulas, uses, and methods of preparation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A pharmacopoeia or list of available drugs, particularly prescription drugs
- n. A list of drugs, created by health insurers, hospitals, or prescription drug plans, that defines how costs for any drug are shared between patient and health care provider, typically broken down by tiers such as preferred generics with lowest copay, or preferred brand with higher copay, or non-preferred brand and not covered tiers with the highest cost to the patient.
- n. An ancient or medieval collection of models for official writings.
- n. A collection of formulas in sciences and mathematics.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Stated; prescribed; ritual.
- n. A book containing stated and prescribed forms, as of oaths, declarations, prayers, medical formulaæ, etc.; a book of precedents.
- n. Prescribed form or model; formula.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of the nature of a formula or formal statement; stated precisely, or according to certain forms; also, explicitly prescribed; ritual.
- Closely adhering to formulas or rules; formal.
- n. A prescribed form or model; a formula.
- n. A collection or system of set forms; especially, a book containing prescribed forms used in the services of a church: as, the formulary of the Church of England is the Book of Common Prayer.
- n. A collection of medical formulæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or of the nature of a formula
- n. (pharmacology) a book containing a compilation of pharmaceutical products with their formulas and methods of preparation
From French formulaire (Wiktionary)