the branch of mathematics that deals with the theory of vector spaces and linear functionals.
- Functional anatomy
functional anatomy n. See physiological anatomy.
noun 1. the moon when the whole of its disk is illuminated, occurring when in opposition to the sun. 2. the phase of the moon at this time. noun 1. one of the four phases of the moon, occurring when the earth lies between the sun and the moon so that the moon is visible […]
noun 1. . noun 1. a change in the grammatical function of a word, as in the use of the noun input as a verb or the noun fun as an adjective.
- Functional congestion
functional congestion n. Increased flow of blood to an organ while it is functioning. Also called physiologic congestion.
- Functional database
database, language A database which uses a functional language as its query language. Databases would seem to be an inappropriate application for functional languages since, a purely functional language would have to return a new copy of the entire database every time (part of) it was updated. To be practically scalable, the update mechanism must […]