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function as sth/sb

verb [I] uk phrasal verb with function   /ˈfʌŋk.ʃən/ us  
to perform the purpose of a particular thing or the duties of a particular person: We have a spare bedroom that also functions as a study.
Translations of “function as sth/sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 充當, 當作, 起…的作用…
in Chinese (Simplified) 充当, 当作, 起…的作用…
(Definition of function as sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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