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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. formation: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. formation: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. formation: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. formation: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. formation: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. formation: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Formation, formation: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. formation: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. formation: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. formation: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. formation: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. formation: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. formation: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. formation: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. formation: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Formation (American football), Formation (association football), Formation (geology), Formation (group theory), Formation (military), Formation (song), Formation (stratigraphy), Formation (vegetation), Formation: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Formation: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. formation: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. formation: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Formation (f), formation, formation (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. formation: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. formation: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. formation: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. formation: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. formation: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. formation: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. FORMATION: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  2. formation: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. Formation: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  4. formation: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. formation: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. formation: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. formation: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. FORMATION: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. formation: Postmodern Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. formation: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. formation: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  3. formation: Dictionary of Geology [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Formation: Skydiving Glossary [home, info]
  2. Formation: Sports Terms [home, info]
  3. Formation: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. formation: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. FORMATION: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  3. Formation: Paper Making [home, info]
  4. formation: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (formation)

noun:  the fabrication of something in a particular shape
noun:  creation by mental activity ("The formation of sentences")
noun:  a particular spatial arrangement
noun:  an arrangement of people or things acting as a unit ("A defensive formation")
noun:  natural process that causes something to form ("The formation of gas in the intestine")
noun:  (geology) the geological features of the earth
noun:  the act of forming something

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