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functioning adj : performing or able to perform its regular function; "a functioning flashlight" [ant: malfunctioning] n : process or manner of functioning or operating; "the power of its engine determine 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" [syn: operation, performance]

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Adjective

  1. working

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Noun

  1. action of the verb to function
  2. The manner in something functions; the workings

Verb

functioning
  1. present participle of function

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