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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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Let's say that you need to multiply cell C2 by the result of a VLOOKUP function.
A loss of unilateral VOR function is relatively well compensated for as long as the other ear and the central vestibular connections are intact.
As you work along in Word, you'll notice from time to time the assortment of function keys will change depending on what you're doing.
NIDDK: Research on diabetes, particularly studies on pancreatic beta cell function and development, obesity and mechanisms underlying satiety, other endocrine and metabolic diseases, hematologic disorders, physiology and diseases of the digestive system, liver, kidney, and urinary tract.
Instead, they decided to outsource only the sales and use tax function associated with the newly acquired companies--an area that they felt was performing below par and consuming too many valuable internal resources.
There are combinations that restore immune function which allow other treatments to be more effective.
Their product pleases the eye, but they do not function properly.
The M32C/84, M32C/85, and M32C/86 Groups use the current M16C Family instructions and peripheral functions to provide pin-arrangement compatibility with the devices in the M32C/83 Group, M16C/80 Group, and M16C/60 Series.
Moreover, Ragins (1999) speculated that because of gender role stereotypes, men may underreport mentoring relationships and the functions provided by their mentors as a way of maintaining the self-perception and social perception of career independence and status.
For example, in Gabe's situation, I used his language, "doubling by 3", to acknowledge my understanding of his description of the function originating on the 3-spool as multiplication.
In the future, CRM is the second-most-likely function to be outsourced, behind outbound telemarketing.
The kind of independence needed will require proactive audit committee oversight over the scope, budget and resources identified for the internal audit function, as well as ensuring that operational management does not unduly influence the internal audit function.