- a) The ability to perform a task or function; that set of functions that something is able or equipped to perform.b) In United States trademark law, the tendency of a product design to serve a function other than identification of the product, preventing that design from being protected as a trademark.
: The vinyldiazomethanes that have been commonly used in our studies contain an electron-withdrawing group adjacent to the diazo functionality.
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functionality — func‧tion‧al‧i‧ty [ˌfʌŋkʆəˈnælti] noun functionalities PLURALFORM [countable, uncountable] COMPUTING one or all of the operations that a computer, software program, or piece of equipment is able to perform : • The module provides the… … Financial and business terms
functionality — [[t]fʌ̱ŋkʃ(ə)næ̱lɪti[/t]] N UNCOUNT The functionality of a computer or other machine is how useful it is or how many functions it can perform. It is significantly more compact than any comparable laptop, with no loss in functionality … English dictionary
functionality — UK [ˌfʌŋkʃəˈnælɪtɪ] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms functionality : singular functionality plural functionalities computing the range of things that a computer or other electronic system can do … English dictionary
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functionality — Under trademark law, doctrine allowing protection to a shape, configuration or color scheme only if it is non functional. Functionality exists if the design or color is so superior to available alternatives that competition would be hindered by… … Black's law dictionary
functionality — functional ► ADJECTIVE 1) of, relating to, or having a function. 2) designed to be practical and useful, rather than attractive. 3) working or operating. 4) (of a disease) affecting the operation rather than the structure of an organ. DERIVATIVES … English terms dictionary
functionality — noun capable of serving a purpose well software with greater functionality • Derivationally related forms: ↑functional • Hypernyms: ↑practicality … Useful english dictionary
functionality — noun (plural ties) Date: 1871 the quality or state of being functional; especially the particular set of functions or capabilities associated with computer software or hardware or an electronic device … New Collegiate Dictionary
functionality — func·tion·al·i·ty (fŭngk shə nălʹĭ tē) n. 1. The quality of being functional. 2. A useful function within a computer application or program. 3. The capacity of a computer program or application to provide a useful function. * * * … Universalium
functionality — func|tion|al|i|ty [ˌfʌŋkʃəˈnælıti] n plural functionalities [U and C] one or all of the operations that a computer, software program, or piece of equipment is able to perform … Dictionary of contemporary English