\ ˈfor-mə-sē \ noun

  1. The art or practice of designing and producing appealing products, and of compounding and dispensing pleasing products according to prescriptions of interior designers
  2. A place where design products are dispensed, a dispensary or shop
  3. The science of the efficient and effective generation and development of ideas through a process that leads to new appealing products.
  4. The occupation of a formacist.