Definition of Formation in English :
Define Formation in English
Formation meaning in English
Meaning of Formation in English
Pronunciation of Formation in English
Formation pronunciation in English
Pronounce Formation in Englishsee synonyms of formation
an arrangement of people or things acting as a unit
Example Sentences:'a defensive formation''a formation of planes'
the act of forming or establishing something
Example Sentences:'the constitution of a PTA group last year''it was the establishment of his reputation''he still remembers the organization of the club'
4. formation, geological formation
(geology) the geological features of the earth
a particular spatial arrangement
natural process that causes something to form
Example Sentences:'the formation of gas in the intestine''the formation of crystals''the formation of pseudopods'
creation by mental activity
Example Sentences:'the formation of sentences''the formation of memories'
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