Meaning of FORMULA in English
[noun] [C] [plural] formulas or formulae - a standard or accepted way of doing or making something, the items needed for it, or a mathematical rule expressed in a set of numbers and lettersWe have changed the formula of the washing powder.We had to learn chemical formulae at school, but I can only remember H2O for water.The filmstar talked about her formula for success.The two groups worked out a formula for sharing the use of the building.(US and ANZ) Formula is liquid food, like milk, for babies.Formula One is a type of racing carA Formula One race is for very high-speed cars.Formula One, Two and Three relates to the size of the car's engine.
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012