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function

noun appropriate activity, assignment, business, chore, design, duty, employment, exploitation, mission, munus, occupation, office, officium, purpose, pursuit, responsibility, role, task, usage, use, utility, work
Associated concepts: discretionary function, executive funccion, government function, judicial function, legislative function, political function, quasi-judicial function

function

verb achieve, act, act effectively, answer a purpose, avail, be effective, be in operation, be useful, carry on, carry out, effectuate, execute, have effect, operate, perform, render a service, run, serve, work
See also: activity, agency, appointment, assignment, business, calling, capacity, charge, demean, duty, employment, execute, job, obligation, occupation, operate, operation, part, perform, position, post, province, purpose, pursuit, responsibility, role, specialty, sphere, task, trade, use, utility, work
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Now the introduction of our function library provides a fast path to functionally-equivalent C code for a growing number of MATLAB functions.
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Comprehensive function library used in business rules for the validation and transformation of market data.
The Attachmate Common Function Library -- contains functions to capture data, transfer files and navigate host applications.
It is an innovative and easy DLL function library, based on ISAPI server, that offers services to a Java applet, referable and customizing, through HTML/DHTML, ASP, VBScript, JavaScript and Java.
High Level Scripting, Advanced Function Library "Using either VScript(tm) or ME/2(tm) allows rapid development of integrated voice response applications," said Brough Turner, senior vice president of Natural MicroSystems.