Definitions for Formularyˈfɔr myəˌlɛr i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

for•mu•lar•yˈfɔr myəˌlɛr i(n.; adj.)(pl.)-lar•ies

  1. (n.)a collection or system of formulas.

  2. a set form of words; formula.

  3. a book listing pharmaceutical substances and medicinal formulas.

    Category: Pharmacology

  4. a book containing prescribed forms used in the service of a church.

    Category: Religion

  5. (adj.)of or pertaining to a formula or formulas.

  6. of the nature of a formula.

Origin of formulary:

1535–45; < MF formulaire; see formula , -ary

Princeton's WordNet

  1. formulary, pharmacopeia(adj)

    (pharmacology) a book containing a compilation of pharmaceutical products with their formulas and methods of preparation

    "postexposure prophylaxis is an integral part of the pharmacopeia in preventing severe disease after acute infections"

  2. formulary(adj)

    of or relating to or of the nature of a formula

Wiktionary

  1. formulary(Noun)

    A pharmacopoeia or list of available drugs, particularly prescription drugs

  2. formulary(Noun)

    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 care provider, typically broken down by tiers such as preferred generics with lowest copay, or preferred brand with higher copay, or non-preferred brand and not covered tiers with the highest cost to the patient.

  3. formulary(Noun)

    An ancient or medieval collection of models for official writings.

  4. formulary(Noun)

    A collection of formulas in sciences and mathematics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Formulary(adj)

    stated; prescribed; ritual

  2. Formulary(noun)

    a book containing stated and prescribed forms, as of oaths, declarations, prayers, medical formulaae, etc.; a book of precedents

  3. Formulary(noun)

    prescribed form or model; formula

Freebase

  1. Formulary

    Formularies are medieval collections of models for the execution of documents, public or private; a space being left for the insertion of names, dates, and circumstances peculiar to each case. Their modern equivalent are forms.

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