# Formulation

• (noun): A substance prepared according to a formula.
Synonyms: preparation

### Some articles on formulation, formulations:

Clinical Formulation - Types of Formulation
... Different psychological schools or models utilize clinical formulations, including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and its related therapies, systematic, psychodynamic and applied behavior analysis ... The structure and content of a clinical formulation is determined by the psychological model ... Most systems of formulation contain the following broad categories of information symptoms and problems precipitating stressors or events predisposing life ...
Clinical Formulation
... A clinical formulation (or case formulation) is a theoretically-based explanation or conceptualisation of the information obtained from a clinical assessment ... In clinical practice, formulations are used to communicate a hypothesis and provide framework to developing the most suitable treatment approach ... Mental health nurses also use formulations ...
Bilevel Program - Mathematical Formulation of The Problem
... The optimistic formulation of bilevel programs problem can be stated simply as where The variables z are dummy variables ... Similarly the pessimistic formulation is given by ...
Leopoldt's Conjecture - Formulation
... Since is a finite-index subgroup of the global units, it is an abelian group of rank, where is the number of real embeddings of and the number of pairs of complex embeddings ... Leopoldt's conjecture states that the -module rank of the closure of embedded diagonally in is also Leopoldt's conjecture is known in the special case where is an abelian extension of or an abelian extension of an imaginary quadratic number field Ax (1965) reduced the abelian case to a p-adic version of Baker's theorem, which was proved shortly afterwards by Brumer (1967) ...
Derivation of The Mild-slope Equation - Luke's Variational Principle
... Luke's Lagrangian formulation gives a variational formulation for non-linear surface gravity waves ... Luke's Lagrangian formulation can also be recast into a Hamiltonian formulation in terms of the surface elevation and velocity potential at the free surface ...

### More definitions of "formulation":

• (noun): The style of expressing yourself.
Example: "He suggested a better formulation"
Synonyms: expression

### Famous quotes containing the word formulation:

Art is an experience, not the formulation of a problem.
Lindsay Anderson (b. 1923)

In necessary things, unity; in disputed things, liberty; in all things, charity.
—Variously Ascribed.

The formulation was used as a motto by the English Nonconformist clergyman Richard Baxter (1615-1691)

You do not mean by mystery what a Catholic does. You mean an interesting uncertainty: the uncertainty ceasing interest ceases also.... But a Catholic by mystery means an incomprehensible certainty: without certainty, without formulation there is no interest;... the clearer the formulation the greater the interest.
Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844–1889)