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  1. function
  2. noun


    • 1. work or operate in a proper or particular way:

      her liver is functioning normally
      Synonym : work, go, run, be in working/running order, operate, perform, be in action, be operative
    • 2. fulfil the purpose or task of (a specified thing):

      the museum intends to function as an educational and study centre
      Synonym : serve, act, operate, perform, work, behave, have/do the job of, play the role of, act the part of, perform the function of, do duty as, constitute, form
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: function, plural noun: functions