dispense with (the) formalities

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dispense with (the) formalities

To not engage in the niceties or etiquette normally demanded by the social situation, such as formal introductions, because more important matters are at hand. You can dispense with the formalities, counselor—just give me an update on the situation and be on your way.
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11) Although scholars have tended to treat the formality as a kind of penalty default,(12) the formality is different from the penalty default in a crucial way.
Recently, a return to formality and Siezen (the formal you) is reported: "Today, the motto in addressing is again 'Distance and Difference'.
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They are just completing a formality by calling this winter session," Kharge told ANI.
Editors Mica, Winczorek, and Wi<Es>niewski present students, academics, and researchers with a collection of academic articles and scholarly papers focused on the ways in which sociology frames the relation between formality and informality.
Furthermore, Azzi circulated another attached memo as per which any employee who earns money over any formality independently of the due receipt is to be under the penalty of law.
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It really is pretty much a formality I would have thought.
Formality refers to the frequency of documents such as manuals of organizational policies, processes, and job descriptions.
It assays prior discussions of the jurisprudence of legal formalities and distills from them various situational criteria that dictate the need, vel non, for particular aspects of formality in any given instance.
The Italy international already has passed the halfway mark towards that figure, and his representative Franco Zavaglia said: "We can without doubt consider Milan activating the buy-out clause to be a pure formality, especially as he'll soon reach the written parameters set by Milan and Liverpool.