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Meaning of "form feed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FORM FEED

form feed  [fɔːm fiːd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FORM FEED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Form feed is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FORM FEED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Page break

A page break is a marker in an electronic document that tells the document interpreter that the content which follows is part of a new page. A page break causes a form feed to be sent to the printer during spooling of the document to the printer. Thus it is one of the elements that contributes to pagination.

Definition of form feed in the English dictionary

The definition of form feed in the dictionary is a printer command that causes the printer to start printing on a new sheet of paper.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FORM FEED


birdfeed
ˈbɜːdˌfiːd
feed
fiːd
handfeed
ˈhændˌfiːd
misfeed
ˌmɪsˈfiːd
overfeed
ˌəʊvəˈfiːd
pigfeed
ˈpɪɡˌfiːd
pressure-feed
ˈpreʃəˌfiːd
refeed
riːˈfiːd
tractorfeed
ˈtræktəˌfiːd
underfeed
ˌʌndəˈfiːd
unfeed
ʌnˈfiːd
winterfeed
ˈwɪntəˌfiːd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FORM FEED

form
form class
form critic
form critical
form criticism
form drag
form feeder
form genus
form leader
form letter
form master
form of words
form room
form the fool
form tutor
formability
formable
formably
formal
formal calculus

WORDS THAT END LIKE FORM FEED

bottle-feed
breast-feed
chicken feed
cut sheet feed
drip-feed
float-feed
foliar feed
force-feed
friction feed
line feed
sheet feed
single-sheet feed
spoon-feed
stall-feed
stream feed

Synonyms and antonyms of form feed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «form feed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FORM FEED

Find out the translation of form feed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of form feed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «form feed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

forma de alimentación
570 millions of speakers

English

form feed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

फार्म फीड
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تغذية النموذج
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

форма подачи
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

alimentação de formulário
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আমার মুখোমুখিআমার মুখোমুখি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

saut
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Borang suapan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Seitenvorschub
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

フォームフィード
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

용지 공급
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mbentuk feed
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hình thức ăn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

படிவம் ஊட்டம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फॉर्म फीड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

form besleme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

form feed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wysuw
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

форма подачі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

formularul de alimentare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

feed μορφή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bladvoer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

form feed
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Fremmating
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of form feed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FORM FEED»

The term «form feed» is regularly used and occupies the 102.749 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FORM FEED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about form feed

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FORM FEED»

Discover the use of form feed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to form feed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
CompTIA A+ Certification All-In-One Desk Reference For Dummies
Continuous form feed printers use a continuous sheet of 8.5-inch- or 14-inch- wide paper. The continuous sheet feeds through the printer, and then individual sheets are separated after the print operation — the pages are usually perforated to ...
Glen E. Clarke, Edward Tetz, 2007
2
Hands-On Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Administration
Q RAW (FF appended)—In this data type, the FF is a form—feed code placed at the end of the print file. Some non—Windows and old 16-bit Windows software do not place a form feed at the end of a print file. The form feed is used to make ...
Michael Palmer, 2008
3
PCs For Dummies
Less fancy printers may have only a couple of buttons. Either way, two important buttons to find or features to access on the control panel are On-Line or Select Form Feed The purpose of On-Line or Select is to tell your printer whether to ignore ...
Dan Gookin, 2011
4
Routledge German Dictionary of Information Technology
... m comp FCB (forms control buffer); Formulartransport m print form feed; Formularverarbeitung / prog form processing; Formularvorschub m comp form feed; Formular- vorschub mit Traktor m comp tractor feed; Formularzufuhr / print form feed; ...
‎1996
5
Dreamweaver CS6 Bible
Character Matches Example \• Form feed \n Line feed \r Carriage return Matches any single form-feed character in the HTML source. A form feed is a control character used to force a page break when printing. Although unlikely, it is possible ...
Joseph W. Lowery, 2012
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Dreamweaver 8 Bible
\s Any single whitespace character, \smedia matches the media but not including space, nonbreaking space, Macromedia. tab, form feed, or line feed \S Any single non—whitespace character \Smedia matches Macromedia but not the media.
Joseph W. Lowery, 2006
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Dreamweaver MX 2004 Bible
Character Matches Example \s \S \t \f \n \r Any single whitespace character, including space, nonbreaking space, tab, form feed, or line feed Any single non- whitespace character A tab character Form feed Line feed Carriage return \ smedia ...
Joseph W. Lowery, 2004
8
PC Mag
Because some programs or actions like typing DIR C: >PRN: don'! automatically generate a form feed, PC LAN inserts a carriage return and form feed (ASCII 13, 12) at the end of every spooled output, without option. Unfortunately, this means ...
9
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Bible
\s Any single whitespace character, \smedia matches media but not including space, nonbreaking space, tab, form feed, or line feed flashbangmedia. \S Any single non-whitespace character \smedia matches media but not the media. \t A tab ...
Joseph W. Lowery, 2010
10
PC Mag
Marie, Ontario, Canada Pl} MAGAZINE: In an effort to simplify their printers, manufacturers have been cutting back on nonessential controls. Whether or not a form-feed button is nonessential is certainly open to debate, but clearly it's useful to ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FORM FEED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term form feed is used in the context of the following news items.
1
IndianOil's Paradip Refinery starts crude processing
The products ex-AVU shall form feed for all major secondary process units. Mechanical completion and pre-commissioning activities for ... «Orissadiary.com, Apr 15»
2
Today's Takeaways: Congress Gets Back to Work, Ferguson Juror …
... (Atom); life Feed (Atom); long form Feed (Atom); national news Feed (Atom); news Feed (Atom); politics Feed (Atom); technology Feed (Atom) ... «The Takeaway, Jan 15»
3
Today's Takeaways: Revenge Hacks, Raising The Minimum Wage …
... (Atom); The Takeaway: Latest Comments (Atom); long form Feed (Atom); national news Feed (Atom); news Feed (Atom); politics Feed (Atom) ... «The Takeaway, Jan 15»
4
Today's Takeaways: The Best Books of 2014
... literary Feed (Atom); literature Feed (Atom); long form Feed (Atom); news Feed (Atom); novel Feed (Atom); novels Feed (Atom); reading Feed ... «The Takeaway, Dec 14»
5
Today's Takeaways: A Changing America, a Brewing Revolution …
... hollywood Feed (Atom); immigration Feed (Atom); long form Feed (Atom); mexico Feed (Atom); national news Feed (Atom); news Feed (Atom) ... «The Takeaway, Nov 14»
6
Today's Takeaways: The Deep Scars of Battles Near and Far
... long form Feed (Atom); media Feed (Atom); national news Feed (Atom); net neutrality Feed (Atom); news Feed (Atom); politics Feed (Atom) ... «The Takeaway, Nov 14»
7
QEMU 2.1.1 Open Source Virtualization Software Now Available for …
... Ctrl-L (form feed) can now be used to clear the screen in the monitor, and the detection of corrupt migration streams has been improved. «Softpedia, Sep 14»
8
ACS Athletics Announces Major Release to Forms and Workflow …
The new interface offers a form feed audit trail that helps users monitor form activity and focus on the documents that need their attention the ... «PR Web, Apr 14»
9
When shelter closed, where did the homeless go?
Barbara Drinkwater is a member of the Gordonsville United Methodist Church which helped form Feed My Sheep with other community ... «The Daily Progress, Mar 14»
10
Frederick Hammersley at Bortolami is the Daily Pic by Blake Gopnik
Form Feed. 01.29.146:52 PM ET. Computer-Art Fossils. In 1969, Frederick Hammersley was already playing with CPUs and printers. "Jelly Centers" was made ... «Daily Beast, Jan 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Form feed [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/form-feed>. Feb 2020 ».
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