Functioning - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfʌŋkʃənɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word functioning
Brit.  |ˈfʌŋkʃənɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word functioning
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to function

noun

- process or manner of functioning or operating (syn: operation, performance)

adjective

- performing or able to perform its regular function

Examples

Her heart now seems to be functioning normally.

The computer network is not yet fully functioning.

Flights in and out of Taipei are functioning normally again.

The school should be functioning by 1998, with an intake of 1000 students.

the medulla oblongata is the most vital part of the brain because it contains centers controlling breathing and heart functioning

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