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formulation

/for·mu·la·tion/ (for″mu-la´shun) the act or product of formulating.
American Law Institute Formulation  a section of the American Law Institute's Model Penal Code which states that “a person is not responsible for criminal conduct if at the time of such conduct as a result of mental disease or defect he lacks substantial capacity either to appreciate the criminality [wrongfulness] of his conduct or to conform his conduct to the requirements of the law.”

formulation

[fôr′myəlā′shən]
Etymology: L, forma, pattern
1 a pharmacological substance prepared according to a formula.
2 a systematic and precise statement of a problem, a theory, or a method of analysis in research.

formulation

The process of preparing a drug in a particular way or in a specific form, such as a tablet, capsule, linctus, ointment, or for one of the various forms of injection.

formulation (fōrˈ·my·lāˑ·shn),

n a systematic description of com-ponents used in a formula for a variety of products like massage blends or creams.

formulation

a fixed recipe for the preparation of a medicine or a commercial feed.
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This formulation is expected to enable the drug to be equally distributed throughout the body systemically.
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