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a function of

Definition of a function of

  1. 1 something (such as a quality or measurement) that is related to and changes with (something else) <Height is a function of age in children. It increases as their age increases.>

  2. 2 :  something that results from (something else) <His personal problems are a function of his drinking.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  professional or official position :  occupation

    :  the action for which a person or thing is specially fitted or used or for which a thing exists :  purpose

    :  any of a group of related actions contributing to a larger action

  1. :  to have a function :  serve

    :  to carry on a function or be in action :  operate

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