formulaic

[ fawr-myuh-ley-ik ]
/ ˌfɔr myəˈleɪ ɪk /

adjective

made according to a formula; composed of formulas: a formulaic plot.
being or constituting a formula: formulaic instructions.

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Origin of formulaic

First recorded in 1880–85; formula + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM formulaic

for·mu·la·i·cal·ly, adverb
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