functionalist

or Functionalist

[fuhngk-shuh-nl-ist]

noun

a person who advocates, or works according to, the principles of functionalism.

adjective

of or relating to functionalism.
built or made according to the principles of Functionalism by a person associated with the movement.

Nearby words

  1. functional sentence perspective,
  2. functional shift,
  3. functional splint,
  4. functional water,
  5. functionalism,
  6. functionality,
  7. functionalize,
  8. functionally,
  9. functionary,
  10. functor

Origin of functionalist

First recorded in 1910–15; functional + -ist

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