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- another term for form (sense 3 of the noun)
- ‘In formae alboflocca, cyanoflocca and luridea, the leaves may be coated with a waterproof organic film that is white, blue, or pink, respectively.’
- ‘Both of these formas are distinguished, based on Color Standard and Color Nomenclature.’
- ‘The new term is a generalization of the concept of formae such that every approach connected to formae is also relevant to implicit formae.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.