Translation of "formula" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (METHOD/RULE) 方法/规则 uk us /ˈfɔː.mjʊ.lə/ US  /ˈfɔːr-/ (plural formulas or formulae)

a standard or accepted way of doing or making something, the things needed for it, or a mathematical rule expressed in a set of numbers and letters

We have changed the formula of the washing powder. 我们已经更换了洗衣粉的配方。
We had to learn chemical formulae at school, but I can only remember H2O for water. 我们上学时都得学习化学分子式,但是我现在只记得得 H2O 代表的是水。
There's no magic formula for success. 成功没有窍门儿。

(Translation of “formula noun (METHOD/RULE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)