Definitions of functioning

  1. process or manner of functioning or operating; "the power of its engine determine its operation"; "the plane's operation in high winds"; "they compared the cooking performance of each oven"; "the jet's performance conformed to high standards" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for functioning

  1. Now and then open fireplaces are introduced, but the big stoves go on functioning just the same. – Peking Dust by Ellen N. La Motte
  2. The lungs, functioning there in another atmosphere, are different from our own. – Astronomy for Amateurs by Camille Flammarion