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1. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function).

Synonyms

  • expansion
  • mapping
  • metric function
  • mathematical function
  • Kronecker delta
  • inverse function
  • isometry
  • operator
  • threshold function
  • exponential function
  • multinomial
  • polynomial
  • metric
  • trigonometric function
  • map
  • circular function
  • exponential
  • single-valued function
  • mathematical relation

Antonyms

  • front
  • back
  • left
  • right

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

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Rhymes with Range Of A Function

  • malfunction
  • dysfunction
  • conjunction
  • compunction
  • injunction
  • junction

2. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] what something is used for.

Synonyms

  • use
  • raison d'etre
  • functional
  • purpose
  • nonfunctional
  • role
  • utility

Antonyms

  • functional
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • strengthening

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

3. function

noun. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.

Synonyms

  • part
  • lieu
  • duty
  • stead
  • capacity
  • portfolio
  • office
  • role
  • hat
  • position
  • second fiddle

Antonyms

  • extraordinary
  • source program
  • object program
  • unbox

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

4. function

verb. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] perform as expected when applied.

Synonyms

  • serve
  • run
  • double
  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • service
  • roll

Antonyms

  • outside
  • inside
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

5. function

verb. ['ˈfʌŋkʃən'] serve a purpose, role, or function.

Synonyms

  • answer
  • serve
  • prelude
  • act as
  • do
  • service

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • join
  • connect
  • attach

Etymology

  • function (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • fonction (French)

6. range

noun. ['ˈreɪndʒ'] an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet".

Synonyms

  • pallet
  • approximate range
  • internationalism
  • contrast
  • extent
  • view
  • horizon
  • confines
  • purview
  • ambit
  • palette
  • internationality
  • reach
  • spectrum
  • compass
  • expanse
  • latitude
  • ballpark
  • orbit
  • gamut
  • scope

Antonyms

  • unbelief
  • bottom out
  • top out
  • fail

Etymology

  • rengen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • renger (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. range

verb. ['ˈreɪndʒ'] change or be different within limits.

Synonyms

  • be
  • run
  • extend
  • go
  • lead

Antonyms

  • found
  • keep down
  • levitation
  • gravitation

Etymology

  • rengen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • renger (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. range

noun. ['ˈreɪndʒ'] the limits within which something can be effective.

Synonyms

  • earshot
  • reach
  • rifle range
  • rifle shot
  • limit
  • view
  • hearing
  • eyeshot

Antonyms

  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend
  • go

Etymology

  • rengen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • renger (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. range

noun. ['ˈreɪndʒ'] a large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze.

Synonyms

  • piece of ground
  • tract
  • parcel of land
  • home territory
  • home range
  • parcel

Antonyms

  • precede
  • advance
  • rush
  • converge

Etymology

  • rengen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • renger (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. A

noun. a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation.

Synonyms

  • micromicron
  • micromillimeter
  • millimicron
  • picometer
  • nanometer
  • metric linear unit
  • micromillimetre
  • picometre
  • nanometre
  • angstrom unit
  • angstrom
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