|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class II. Words Relating to Space|
|Section III. Form|
| 1. General Form|
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|NOUN:||FORM, figure, shape; conformation, configuration; make, formation, frame, construction, cut, set, build, tournure [F.], outline, get-up [colloq.], trim, cut of ones jib [colloq.]; stamp, type, cast, mold or mould; fashion; contour (outline) [See Outline]; structure [See Texture]; plasmature [obs.].|
FEATURE, lineament, turn; phase (aspect) [See Appearance]; posture, attitude, pose.
[SCIENCE OF FORM] morphology.
[SIMILARITY OF FORM] isomorphism; isomorph.
FORMATION, figuration, efformation [rare]; forming &c. v.; sculpture; plasmation [rare].
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|VERB:||FORM, shape, figure, fashion, efform [rare], carve, cut, chisel, hew, cast; roughhew, roughcast; sketch; block out, hammer out; trim; lick -, put- into shape; model, knead, work up into, set, mold, sculpture; cast, stamp; build (construct) [See Production].|
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|ADJECTIVE:||FORMED &c. v.; structural, morphologic or morphological.|
SHAPELY, well-proportioned, symmetrical, well-made, well-formed, comely, trim, neat.
[RECEIVING FORM] plastic, fictile; formative, impressible, creative.
[GIVING FORM] plasmatic, plasmic; protoplasmic.
[SIMILAR IN FORM] isomorphic, isomorphous.