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  Definition of function word
  1. a word that is uninflected and serves a grammatical function but has little identifiable meaning
Similar Words: closed-class word

 

Hyponyms: determiner, determinative, preposition, pronoun, conjunction, conjunctive, connective, particle

 

 
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horn means one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates; any outgrowth from the head of an organism that resembles a horn; a device on an automobile f... more
 
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