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[fawrm] /fɔrm/
noun, British.
form (def 30).
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< French Unabridged
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(printing) type matter, blocks, etc, assembled in a chase and ready for printing
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C15: from French: form
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formes in Technology

language, music
An object-oriented language for music composition and synthesis, written in VLISP.
["Formes: Composition and Scheduling of Processes", X. Rodet & P. Cointe, Computer Music J 8(3):32-50 (Fall 1984)].

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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