arrange sth in a particular format, usually for a computer
style; type; form
"Format this letter so it can be printed out"
"Please format this disk before entering data!"
Format is often taken to mean the style and general appearance of a book, as well as its shape and size.
出自： H. Williamson
The first vertical format double-size stamp was issued.
出自： David Potter
There are dot matrix printers..which format each character as required.
The program formats a disk in such a fashion that equal amounts of storage are used for each record.