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Definitions of

*from WordNet**function*1

*function (n.)*

(mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function);

*function (n.)*

what something is used for;

thefunctionof an auger is to bore holes

*function (n.)*

the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group;

thefunctionof a teacher

*function (n.)*

a relation such that one thing is dependent on another;

price is afunctionof supply and demand

height is afunctionof age

*function (n.)*

a formal or official social gathering or ceremony;

it was a black-tiefunction

*function (n.)*

a vaguely specified social event;

a seemingly endless round of socialfunctions

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*function (v.)*

perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function;

Synonyms: officiate

*From wordnet.princeton.edu*

### Dictionary entries near *function*

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