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formats

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plural of format

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1 the way in which something is sized, arranged, or organized
  • the book's format is very user-friendly

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2 the way in which the elements of something (as a work of art) are arranged
  • this abstract painter bases the format of his works on color and its subtle gradations and not line or form

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“Formats.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/formats. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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