functions meaning


    Definition of functions in English Dictionary

  • NounBFfunction
    1. plural of function.
    2. VerbBFfunctionPRfunctioningPT, PPfunctioned
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative of function.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • A strongly-typed language will more likely generate an error or refuse to compile, if the argument passed to a function does not match the expected type closely.
          • Let f be any real-valued function on I and g be any real-valued function on J.
          • Failure of Eg5 function leads to cell cycle arrest in mitosis with monoastral microtubule arrays.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Functions should use matching variable names for tramp data to improve readability.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Sloan, in contrast, all but erased the social importance of the Koshare as mischief makers and satirists, instead presenting only their more serious religious function.
          • To avoid this disadvantage of spatial distance measurement, we herein describe each object (e.g. cell nucleus) by a scalar field on the basis of an inverse multiquadric radial basis function.
          • We use a mouse model of DEND syndrome (nV59M mice) to determine if subcutaneous or intracranioventricular administration of glibenclamide can affect neurological function.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en function
          2. en unctions
          3. en junctions
          4. en punctions
          5. fr fonctions
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of functions for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "functions" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
          Difficultness: Level 2
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 1
          Definite    ➨     Versatile