a function of
Definition of a function of
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 : something that results from (something else) His personal problems are a function of his drinking.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: to have a function : serve
: to carry on a function or be in action : operate
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