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The car is by far the most popular form of transport.
He developed a rare form of cancer.
Everyone agrees that the kids must receive some form of punishment.
The information is also available in electronic form.
You can get the medicine in the form of a nasal spray or as a tablet.
Help arrived in the form of six heavily armed police officers.
The aid might take the form of food or medical supplies.
Neglect of children can take a variety of forms.
Use the order form to get new office supplies.
Make sure you fill in the application form completely and legibly.
She blamed a foot injury for her recent loss of form.
The band’s new CD marks a welcome return to form (=to a previous high standard).
She is hoping to be on top form in time for the Olympics.
It’s important to learn all the forms of a verb.
nouns like ‘child’ that have irregular plural forms
The form of the novel is complex, with numerous flashbacks.
This is the British English definition of form. View American English definition of form.