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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Designed for or capable of a particular use; Involving or affecting use rather than physiology; Relating to or based on use especially as opposed to structure; adj. - (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing;

Usage examples (40)
  • The toaster was still functional even after being dropped
  • A style of writing in which every word is functional
  • functional deafness
  • functional education selects knowledge that is concrete and usable rather than abstract and theoretical for more
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