Examples from the Web for functional
Essentially he is arguing that there are functional trade-offs in developmental biology.
It can lead to all types of cosmetic and functional issues down the road which are difficult if not impossible to reverse.
The captain tried to say all the cameras were functional except for the one in the cabin where the body was found.
To be sure, Functional Medicine or related fields like Lifestyle Medicine may not have all the answers.
Mark Hyman, MD, best-selling author, and current chair of the Institute of Functional Medicine, sees it as anything but quackery.
Functional and structural troubles of the stomach are certainly very intimately associated.
Subsequent changes have not improved upon the functional design of this classic suit.Women's Bathing and Swimming Costume in the United States|Claudia B. Kidwell
Occasionally the first sound is replaced by a functional murmur.
Functional diseases are no more imaginary than an ungovernable temper or a balky horse is imaginary.
Such a muscular folding in the mantle would be technically called a functional siphon.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
British Dictionary definitions for functional
- relating to the purpose or context of a behaviour
- denoting a psychosis such as schizophrenia assumed not to have a direct organic cause, like deterioration or poisoning of the brainCompare organic psychosis