functionally definition

  • adverb:
    • In a functional way.
    • In a practical manner; in regards to typical or appropriate activity.
    • with regards to function
    • In an operating manner.
    • In a functional manner; in regards to normal or appropriate activity.
    • with respect to purpose
  • others:
    • In a practical manner; through features; especially, in zoöl., with reference to purpose alone: as, the maxillæ of crustaceans tend to be morphologically limbs, but functionally jaws.
    • In a functional manner; by means of functions; specifically, in zoöl., with reference to function alone: as, the maxillæ of crustaceans are morphologically limbs, but functionally jaws.

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