# Formula

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Scientific Usage

Often used in scientific contexts for precise instructions or calculations in experiments or formulas. Follow the chemical formula exactly to create the solution.
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Not Just Math

While commonly mathematical, 'formula' also refers to procedures in various fields, like recipes in cooking. The chef shared his secret formula for the perfect pie crust.
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Fixed or Flexible

'Formula' implies a fixed method, but in some contexts, it can be adapted or used as a base for creativity. The director's formula for storytelling allows for some improvisation by the actors.