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functionally

adverb uk   /ˈfʌŋk.ʃən.əl.i/ us  

functionally adverb (IN A PRACTICAL WAY)

in a way that is practical and useful rather than attractive: The office is functionally designed.

functionally adverb (WORK)

in a way that works normally
Translations of “functionally”
in Chinese (Traditional) 實際方式, 爲實用而設計的,實用的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 实际方式, 为实用而设计的,实用的…
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