Some articles on formed:
... Japanese also contains a large number of mimetic words formed by reduplication of a syllable ... By one count, approximately 43% of Japanese mimetic words are formed by full reduplication, and many others are formed by partial reduplication, as in がささ〜 ga-sa-sa- (rustling) – compare English "a-ha ...
... Belle Ewart was formed in 1854 ... Henry's Corners, now Thornton, was formed in 1833 ... Perry's Corners, now Cookstown, was formed around 1859 ...
... When Pangea broke up (mostly during the Jurassic), two large masses, Gondwana and Laurasia, were formed ... The re-formed Gondwanan continent was not precisely the same as that which existed before Pangaea formed for example, most of Florida and southern Georgia and Alabama are underlain by rocks that ...
... Formed on December 21, 1816, Pike County was the first county formed after Indiana became a state ... It was formed from Gibson and Perry counties, and was named for Zebulon Pike, famous for his Pike Expedition of 1806 - 1807, exploring the southwest portion of the Louisiana Purchase ...
... Peninsula comprises the eroded remnants of two large stratovolcanoes (Lyttelton formed first, then Akaroa) ... These formed through intraplate volcanism through continental crust between approximately eleven and eight million years ago (Miocene) ... The peninsula formed as offshore islands, with the volcanoes reaching to about 1,500 m above sea level ...
More definitions of "formed":
- (adj): Having or given a form or shape.
- (adj): Fully developed as by discipline or training.
Example: "A fully formed literary style"
- (adj): Clearly defined.
Example: "I have no formed opinion about the chances of success"
Synonyms: defined, settled
- (adj): Having taken on a definite arrangement.
Example: "Cheerleaders were formed into letters"; "we saw troops formed into columns"
Famous quotes containing the word formed:
“She discovered with great delight that one does not love ones children just because they are ones children but because of the friendship formed while raising them.”
—Gabriel García Márquez (b. 1928)
“People of our time are so formed for agitation and ostentation that goodness, moderation, equability, constancy, and such quiet and obscure qualities are no longer felt.”
—Michel de Montaigne (15331592)
“Obviously the facts are never just coming at you but are incorporated by an imagination that is formed by your previous experience. Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.”
—Philip Roth (b. 1933)