Formation

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Formation may refer to:

Mathematics and science[edit]

Linguistics[edit]

  • Derivation (linguistics), the process of creating new lexemes from other lexemes
  • Back-formation, a word formed from an erroneous reconstruction an original linguistic form from a form mistakenly thought to be derived from it

Music[edit]

Religion[edit]

  • Saṅkhāra, the Buddhist concept of "formations"
  • Formation, the personal preparation that the Catholic Church offers to people with a defined mission, such as Jesuit formation, a program of spiritual and academic training

Sports[edit]

Other[edit]

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