The definition of a format is an arrangement or plan for something written, printed or recorded.(noun)
An example of format is how text and images are arranged on a website.
See format in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Ger + L formatus, pp. of formare: see form
See format in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , ultimately from Latin fōrmātus
Origin: , past participle of fōrmāre, to form
Origin: , from fōrma, form.
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