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function
as in:  Amazon’s new search function


I like Amazon’s new search function.
  computer code that performs a specific task
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Function has many reasonably common, but highly diverse senses. Accordingly, it is generally recommended that you just learn the sense (or senses) that currently interest you.
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Samples:
  • 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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Associated words [difficulty]:   function [2]
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