formulaic

[ fawr-myuh-ley-ik ]
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adjective
  1. made according to a formula; composed of formulas: a formulaic plot.

  2. being or constituting a formula: formulaic instructions.

Origin of formulaic

1
First recorded in 1880–85; formula + -ic

Other words from formulaic

  • for·mu·la·i·cal·ly, adverb

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