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Definition 1: process or manner of functioning or operating - [noun denoting process]

Samples where functioning or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the power of its engine determines its operation
  • the plane's operation in high winds
  • they compared the cooking performance of each oven
  • the jet's performance conformed to high standards

Synonyms for functioning in the sense of this definition

(functioning is a kind of ...) a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

"events now in process" "the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls"

Definition 2: performing or able to perform its regular function - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where functioning or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a functioning flashlight

(functioning is similar to ...) (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing

"in running (or working) order" "a functional set of brakes"

(functioning is similar to ...) (used of computers) operating properly

"how soon will the computers be up?"

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