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The designers will have to find a way to make their SSD both functional and durable, she says.This artificial skin feels ‘ghosts’ — things you wish were there|Stephen Ornes|November 20, 2020|Science News For Students
As the Wizards progress through their retooling effort, Westbrook’s high-usage style could limit Beal’s effectiveness and make it difficult to build functional team chemistry.NBA free agency tracker (plus trades): Warriors acquire Kelly Oubre; 76ers trade Al Horford to Thunder|Ben Golliver|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
First time I see an example, or first time I read a new policy, I want to be able to build a classifier that’s functional at, you know, at billion user scale.
It’s all the people that you spend time training and working with so that you can have a functional restaurant with a functional team.The True Cost of Keeping a Restaurant Open During a Pandemic|Charlotte Druckman|November 11, 2020|Eater
We have, since day one, been working every day to do what’s necessary to provide functional representation to Maine’s indigent population.Maine Governor Won’t Fund Reforms for Public Defense Agency Without Accountability|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor|November 11, 2020|ProPublica
There is no difference, functionally or stylistically, between the two campaigns.Glenn Beck Is Now Selling Hipster Clothes. Really.|Ana Marie Cox|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By the late summer, AIG was functionally bankrupt—unable to meet financial obligations or raise new cash.Remember the $182 Billion AIG Bailout? It Just Wasn’t Generous Enough|Daniel Gross|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The problem is that Mississippi has long operated as a state that functionally had an open primary.
The National Research Council reports that NASA has functionally thrown in the towel on a manned mission to Mars.
In truth, the original organization functionally folded a year ago, The Daily Beast has learned.
In the vast majority of modern girls and women, the reproductive organs are structurally immature or functionally defective.Feminism and Sex-Extinction|Arabella Kenealy
As in animal and plant life, so in mechanics—the higher the organism functionally the more complex it becomes physically.Cyclopedia of Telephony and Telegraphy, Vol. 2|Kempster Miller
In such expressions as "An honest man's the noblest work of God," the subject is functionally a collective name.Logic, Inductive and Deductive|William Minto
Its cells are functionally agitated, and doubtless act by a reflex impulsion on the motor nerves.The Arena|Various
The possession by male mammals of functionally imperfect mammary organs is, in some respects, especially curious.
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