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verb [intransitive] function pronunciation in American English /ˈfʌŋkʃ(ə)n/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyfunction
he/she/itfunctions
present participlefunctioning
past tensefunctioned
past participlefunctioned
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  1. 2
    to do all the things that you normally do

    Some patients cannot function without their drugs.

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  2. 3
    to operate in the same way as something else
    function as:

    a phrase that functions as an adverb

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… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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