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English definition of “functional”


adjective (WORKING NORMALLY)    /ˈfʌŋk.ʃən.əl/
(of a machine, system, etc.) working in the usual way: Is the central heating functional yet?FunctioningPerforming a function performing a particular operation: a functional disorder (= when an organ does not work as it should)Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of functional adjective (WORKING NORMALLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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