formulary

  • 1 formulary — [fôr′myo͞o ler΄ē, fôr′myəler΄ē] n. pl. formularies [Fr formulaire < L formula, FORMULA] 1. a collection of fixed or prescribed forms or formulas, as in a book 2. a fixed or prescribed form or formula 3. Pharmacy a list of medicines with their… …

    English World dictionary

  • 2 Formulary — For mu*la*ry, a. [Cf. F. formulaire. See {Formula}.] Stated; prescribed; ritual. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Formulary — For mu*la*ry, n.; pl. {Formularies}. [Cf. F. formulaire.] 1. A book containing stated and prescribed forms, as of oaths, declarations, prayers, medical formula[ae], etc.; a book of precedents. [1913 Webster] 2. Prescribed form or model; formula.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 formulary — index boiler plate, code, form (arrangement), prescription (directive), rule (legal dictate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 formulary — (n.) 1540s, from Fr. formulaire “collection of formulae,” from L. formularius from formula (see FORMULA (Cf. formula)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 Formulary — The term formulary can refer to: *Formulary (model documents), ancient and medieval collections of models for official writings. *Formulary (pharmacy), List of prescription drugs covered by a particular drug benefit plan. *certain modern… …

    Wikipedia

  • 7 Formulary — A collection of formulas, recipes, and prescriptions. The National Formulary is published by the American Pharmaceutical Association every 5 years and gives the composition, description, method of preparation, and dosage for drugs. The British… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 8 formulary — /fawr myeuh ler ee/, n., pl. formularies, adj. n. 1. a collection or system of formulas. 2. a set form of words; formula. 3. Pharm. a book listing pharmaceutical substances and formulas for making medicinal preparations. 4. Eccles. a book… …

    Universalium

  • 9 formulary — noun (plural laries) Date: 1541 1. a collection of prescribed forms (as oaths or prayers) 2. formula 1 3. a book listing medicinal substances and formulas • formulary adjective …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 formulary — noun a) A pharmacopoeia or list of available drugs, particularly prescription drugs b) A list of drugs, created by health insurers, hospitals, or prescription drug plans, that defines how costs for any drug are shared between patient and health… …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 formulary — Synonyms and related words: High Church, Procrustean law, act, authoritative, baptismal, bill, binding, bylaw, canon, canonical, ceremonial, ceremonious, ceremony, code, conventionalized, criterion, decree, dictate, dictated, dictation, didactic …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 formulary — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. formula, model, form; see method 2 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 formulary — n. collection of formulas; formula; book of forms or formulas (especially religious rituals) for·mu·lar·y || fÉ”rmjÉ™lerɪ / fɔːmjÊŠlÉ™rɪ …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 formulary — [ fɔ:mjʊləri] noun (plural formularies) 1》 a collection of set forms, especially for use in religious ceremonies. 2》 an official list giving details of prescribable medicines. Origin C16: Fr. formulaire or med. L. formularius (liber) (book) of… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 15 formulary — n. 1. Book of forms. 2. Form, model, rule, formula. 3. Ritual, ceremonial …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16 formulary — for·mu·lary …

    English syllables

  • 17 formulary — n. a compendium of formulae used in the preparation of medicinal drugs …

    The new mediacal dictionary

  • 18 formulary — for•mu•lar•y [[t]ˈfɔr myəˌlɛr i[/t]] n. pl. lar•ies, adj. 1) a collection or system of formulas 2) a set form of words; formula 3) pha a book listing pharmaceutical substances and medicinal formulas 4) rel a book containing prescribed forms used… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 formulary — /ˈfɔmjələri/ (say fawmyuhluhree) noun (plural formularies) 1. a collection or system of formulas. 2. a set form of words; formula. 3. a book containing a comprehensive guide to drugs and medicines, and their prescription. {formul(a) + ary1} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 Formulary — An official list of medicines with description of method of compounding. 25 Am J2d Drugs § 1 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary