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function

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noun func·tion \ˈfəŋ(k)-shən\

Medical Definition of function

  1. :  any of a group of related actions contributing to a larger action; especially :  the normal and specific contribution of a bodily part to the economy of a living organism—see vital function

functionless \-ləs\play adjective



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function

intransitive verb func·tion

Medical Definition of function

functioned; functioning \-sh(ə-)niŋ\play

  1. :  to have a function <shivering functions to maintain the heat of the body>





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