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noun function pronunciation in British English /ˈfʌŋkʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the job that something is designed to do
    The function of advertising is to create a unique image for your company.
    perform a function: All the backup systems performed their function flawlessly.
    1. a.
      [countable] someones job or particular responsibility
      a manager’s supervisory functions
  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] something that happens in your body, or something that a part of your body does
    He has no muscle function in his upper arms.
    Free radicals have the ability to disrupt bodily functions.
  3. 3
    [countable] a social event such as a party, especially one for a large number of people
    I sometimes attend official functions with my wife.

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