# Formula vs Measures - What's the difference?

formula | measures |

## As nouns the difference between formula and measures

is that formula is formula while measures is .

(measure).

# formula

## English

### Noun

(wikipedia formula)
• (mathematics) Any mathematical rule expressed symbolically.
• $x = \frac \left\{-b \pm \sqrt\left\{b^2 - 4ac\right\}\right\}\left\{2a\right\}$ is a formula for finding the roots of the quadratic equation ax2 + bx + c = 0 .
• (chemistry) A symbolic expression of the structure of a compound.
• H2O is the formula for water (Dihydrogen monoxide)
• a plan or method for dealing with a problem or for achieving a result
• The company's winning formula includes excellent service and quality products.
• A formulation; a prescription; a mixture or solution made in a prescribed manner; the identity and quantities of ingredients of such a mixture.
• The formula of the rocket fuel has not been revealed.
• Drink given to babies to substitute for mother's milk.
• (logic) A syntactic expression of a proposition, built up from quantifiers, logical connectives, variables, relation and operation symbols, and, depending on the type of logic, possibly other operators such as modal, temporal, deontic or epistemic ones.
• #### Synonyms

* (in mathematics) mathematical formula * (in chemistry) chemical formula

#### Hyponyms

* (logic) sentence

#### Derived terms

* (l) * formulate * formulation * Formula One * formula racing * multiformula