subfunctional

adjective

sub·​functional
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: having little or no apparent function
a subfunctional appendage on an insect

Word History

Etymology

sub- + functional

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“Subfunctional.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subfunctional. Accessed 9 Jun. 2023.

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