Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. functio, fr. fungi, to perform, execute, akin to Skr. bhuj, to enjoy, have the use of: cf. F. fonction,. Cf. Defunct
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—L. function-em—fungi, functus, to perform.
THE FUNCTION OF THE FLY-WHEEL.
"How it Works" by Archibald Williams
Even the most stalwart supporters of the present order must agree that the system does not function smoothly.
"The Next Step" by Scott Nearing
This first specialization of function, once commenced, tends ever to become more decided.
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
There is a very general idea that Sex is a physical function only.
"Sex=The Unknown Quantity" by Ali Nomad
The sexual functions do not cease completely, although they cannot lead to fecundation.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
The dignity of its function.
"Modern Painters Volume II (of V)" by John Ruskin
The high rank and function of ideas of beauty.
"Modern Painters Volume I (of V)" by John Ruskin
Every one admits the differences of function that separate the female from the male half of humankind.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
But it is only a link in the chain and not a body through which the soul can function.
"Elementary Theosophy" by L. W. Rogers
Feed should be given in moderate quantities, as excess by overtaxing the digestive functions may bring on a relapse.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Where, loosed from trammels, one may still
Complete the functions fettered here;
Heart unsuborned, unbiassed will,
And intellect sincere.
"Free" by Alfred Austin
A palace she might well have graced.
And led its functions like a queen;
Instead, her life has run to waste,
The wraith of what it might have been.
"Mesalliance" by John Lawson Stoddard
Through house and garden thus in state
We strutted early, strutted late,
Repeating with all proper unction,
Incessantly each holy function.
The best was wanting to the game;
"Playing At Priests" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Deep, he makes the stone of light,—
A heritage from reign to reign,
Of purest sparkle on the functional brow.
Life hangs upon his sight.
O Sun that Adam saw, I see thee now!
"Song The Tenth" by Thomas Aird
—We too back to the world shall never pass
Through the shattered door, a dumb shade-harried crowd
Being all infinite, function depth and mass
Without figure, a mathematical shroud
"Last Days Of Alice" by Allen Tate
"And should they do so and the coffin uncover,
The corpse underneath it would be no ill sight;
This frame, when its animal functions are over,
Has nothing of horror the living to fright.
"Nurse Green" by Charles Lamb
This interface brings a more robust functionality to the systems already installed.
MarCal digital waterproof calipers include a reference system for zero position, as well as thumb support, large display, data output function and longer battery life than previous models.
Functions of Cells Recruited to the Tumor Microenvironment p309.
The discovery of the p85 protein and its function in tumours may help to battle the deadly disease, according to Dr Deborah Anderson and her team from the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency.
Amy talks with Dr Jim McGlone and Barbara White of the Virginia Department of Forestry about the importance and function of a rain garden.
Members explore carbohydrate manufacture, characterization, function, and use.
Our members come from a wide range of backgrounds and perform a variety of functions for their organizations.
The Practice Nurse Practitioner transforms care by performing a variety of functions and technical procedures necessary for the admission of patients.
With the official summer months inching ever closing on the horizon, it's time to start wiping down that grill, making sure the burners are still functional, and getting it prepped for action.
Multi-function manifold block incorporates ten 3-position, 4-way and two 2-way cartridges , plus pump-pressure control and unloading function.
Astaxanthin improves age-associated mitochondrial function.
Berkeley have discovered that some of the net's most popular sites are using a tracking service that can't be evaded — even when users block cookies, turn off storage in Flash, or use browsers' "incognito" functions.
This is something that has come up over the last year, so I don't know whether it is a function of Windows XP or something else.
Although the parent can, and usually does, function as the custodian (manager) of the account, the money can legally be used only for expenditures that benefit that child.
Rather than installing a switch with the same limited functionality, a better solution to consider is a Unified Communications and Collaboration system that improves worker productivity in a cost-effective manner.
The θ -dependence of the partition function is obtained by summing over all topological sectors of the partition function according to Eq. (11), which applies to full QCD where the partition function is obtained by integrating over the gauge ﬁelds.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
However, in order to implement function-dependent phase transform without any knowledge on the structure of the given function we have to evaluate the function on quantum computer.
Quantum Algorithm for Generalized Deutsch-Jozsa Problem
Here C ˆG is the ring of functions ˆG → C (with functions multiplied pointwise), and the Fourier transform of a = Px axx is the function ˆa given by ˆa(χ) = Px axχ(x); see [30, Section 6.2].
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
We interpret the sections sx (Z 0 |C ) as being the contributions to the partition function from the collective coordinates, whereas the functions θx (Z 0 ) form a vector of different partition functions for the ‘internal’ degrees of freedom.
A class of six-dimensional conformal field theories
These results are related to factorization theorems for operator-valued functions of the Leech type : that is, we are given partially deﬁned operator-valued functions A(z) and B (z), and it is required to ﬁnd a generalized Schur function S (z) such that B (z) = A(z)S (z).
A note on interpolation in the generalized Schur class