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1. Print. The shape and size of a book or other printed publication; hence, its external form. [wns=2]
The older manuscripts had been written in a much larger format than that found convenient for university work. --G. H. Putnam.
One might, indeed, protest that the format is a little too luxurious. --Nature.
n 1: the organization of information according to preset
specifications (usually for computer processing) [syn: formatting,
data format, data formatting]
2: the general appearance of a publication
v 1: set (printed matter) into a specific format; "Format this
letter so it can be printed out" [syn: arrange]
2: determine the arrangement of (data) for storage and display
(in computer science)
3: divide (a disk) into marked sectors so that it may store
data; "Please format this disk before entering data!"
[syn: initialize, initialise]
[also: formatting, formatted]