# Number of syllables in the word 'functional'

*Find out how many syllables are there in the word functional.*

- No of syllables in functional : 3
- Divide syllables in functional : func-tion-al

## More about the word - functional

**noun**- Definition : A function that takes a function as its argument; More precisely: A function y=f(x) whose argument x varies in a space of (real valued, complex valued) functions and whose value belongs to a monodimensional space. An example: the definite integration of integrable real functions in a real interval.
- Definition : A scalar-valued linear function on a vector space.
- Definition : An object encapsulating a function pointer (or equivalent).

**adjective**- Synonyms : functioning, working, utilitarian
- Definition : In good working order.
- Definition : Useful; serving a purpose, fulfilling a function
- Definition : Only for functional purposes, notably in architecture
- Definition : Having semantics defined purely in terms of mathematical functions, without side-effects.

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