Chinese translation of 'function'
- (= role)
作用(zuòyòng) (种(種), zhǒng)
- (frm, = product)
to be a function of sth
取决(決)于(於)某物(qǔjué yú mǒuwù)
- (= social occasion)
- [system, process]
运(運)转(轉)(yùnzhuǎn)to function as
起 ... 的作用(qǐ ... de zuòyòng)
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'function' in Other Languages
British English: function NOUN
The function of something or someone is the useful thing that they do or are intended to do.
The main function of the merchant banks is to raise capital for industry.
British English: function VERB
If a machine or system is functioning, it is working or operating.
The authorities say the prison is now functioning normally.
Translation of function from the Collins English to Chinese Dictionary