formulaic

[fawr-myuh-ley-ik]

Origin of formulaic

First recorded in 1880–85; formula + -ic
Related formsfor·mu·la·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for formulaically

formulaic

adj.

1882, from formula + -ic.

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