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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that devises or invents

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used with object), : He finds it extremely difficult to formulate his new theory
  • "We are scheduled to work every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas," said Darwin Sellers, 56, a Spam "formulator" who adds salt, sugar and nitrates to batches of Spam.
  • One, the job he had on the domestic side was not as major formulator of policy.
  • For instance, weeks back, inveterate wonderful question-formulator MooCrazy asked: for more
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