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Definition of formed

: organized in a way characteristic of living matter mitochondria are formed bodies of the cell

Examples of formed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Impossible Foods is selling frozen packs of six pre-formed, quarter-pound patties for $13.99 at select grocery stores. NBC News, 28 May 2021 Pre-formed wire skeletons are included to help give you a jump start. Meghan Kavanaugh, USA TODAY, 4 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of formed

1565, in the meaning defined above

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“Formed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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