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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of formularize.

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Examples

  • Musical originators are copied, cleansed for mass consumption, and formularized.

    Lee Abrams: Breaking Out of a Musical Lull

  • For a lot of bands, use in TV ads are the only exposure they can get, since radio has become so formularized.

    Song of the day.

  • Of Died he says, "Power and terror to lift it far above the formularized conventions of the `suspense novel.'"

    Planet Stories

  • And the movies have become somewhat formularized as a result.

    The Movie Business Book, Third Edition

  • El Murid's formal audience chamber, before the Malachite Throne, was large and formularized.

    The Fire In His Hands

  • Today it was a highly formalized and formularized tongue reserved for occasions when the vulgate was considered either gauche or insufficiently precise.

    The Swordbearer

  • "I've been trying to build up a concept of the framework wherein psi seems to function," I told him casually, just as if it were all a formularized laboratory procedure.

    Sense from Thought Divide

  • In that wide struggle which we call Progress, evil is always the aggressor and the vanquished, and it is right that this should be so, for without its onslaughts and depredations humanity might fall to a fat slumber upon its corn sacks and die snoring: or, alternatively, lacking these valorous alarms and excursions it might become self-satisfied and formularized, and be crushed to death by the mere dull density of virtue.

    Mary, Mary

  • The vassal is protected by the accessibility of formularized law.

    Mornings in Florence

  • There are many phenomena still unexplained to give plausibility to scepticism; there are others more easily formularized for working purposes in the language of

    Froude's Essays in Literature and History With Introduction by Hilaire Belloc

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