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1. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] designed for or capable of a particular function or use.

Synonyms

  • use
  • structural
  • purpose
  • utilitarian
  • useful
  • serviceable
  • function

Antonyms

  • unserviceable
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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2. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] designed for or adapted to a function or use.

Antonyms

  • destructive

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] fit or ready for use or service.

Synonyms

  • operational
  • operable
  • useable
  • serviceable

Antonyms

  • irresoluteness
  • useless
  • unhelpful
  • inexpedient

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. functional

adjective. ['ˈfʌŋkʃənəl'] (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing.

Synonyms

  • functioning
  • running
  • operative

Antonyms

  • conserve
  • abstain
  • supply
  • refrain

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • function (English)
  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. genomics

noun. ['ˌdʒiːˈnoʊmɪks'] the branch of genetics that studies organisms in terms of their genomes (their full DNA sequences).

Synonyms

  • genetics
  • genetic science
  • structural genomics

Etymology

  • -omics (English)
  • -ics (English)
  • gene (English)
  • Gen (German)

Example sentences of the word functional-genomics


1. Noun Phrase
BUMP for short is heavy on research with an emphasis on biomimicry, ocean exploration, functional genomics and marine conservation.

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