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Sample Sentences Using
function -- as in: Amazon's new search function
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as in: Amazon's new search function Define
computer code that performs a specific task
  • I like Amazon’s new search function.
  • The program has a built-in function that does that with a single user request.
  • It [the mechanical hound] doesn’t like or dislike. It just ’functions’.
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
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To see samples using other meanings of function, click a word sense below:
as in: Its main function is to... Define
purpose, job, or natural activity
as in: can't function well without sleep Define
work or operate -- sometimes to work or operate normally or in a particular way
as in: I'm attending a function tonight Define
a social event or ceremony -- especially one attended for work or out of a sense of duty
as in: oxygen is a function of altitude Define
saying one results from another; or saying that the amount of one thing is dependent upon the value of another.
as in: Amazon's new search function Define
computer code that performs a specific task
as in: a mathematical function Define
a formula or mathematical expression that describes a relationship between variables
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