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The appropriate or assigned duties, responsibilities, missions, or tasks of an individual, office, or organization. As defined in the National Security Act of 1947, as amended, the term
Plural noun and verb form of the word function.
The organism had it vital functions monitored regularly during the scientific experiment and study.Submitted by MC Harmonious on May 10, 2016
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Rank popularity for the word 'functions' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2029
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Rank popularity for the word 'functions' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2791
The numerical value of functions in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of functions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of functions in a Sentence
Business has only two functions -- marketing and innovation.
Venoms have evolved to immobilize or kill... They target vital bodily functions.
The management of fertility is one of the most important functions of adulthood.
If it functions as it should at the (human) trial, it will be a massive breakthrough.
Regulation keeps them in place. Regulation requires them to perform certain functions.
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