Which is correct?
Please submit your ideas in text form.
Please submit your ideas in text format.
Format looks like it's derived from form, so what is the difference between these two words?
I consulted a dictionary, but the definitions look somewhat similar to me — both seem to refer to the way things are organised / configured / presented.
I'm not asking for writing advice or suggestions to rephrase or substitute words, I'm simply curious about the difference between the two words.