dysfunction
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /dɪsˈfʌŋk.ʃən/
Noun

dysfunction

  1. A failure to function in an expected or complete manner. Usually refers to a disorder in a bodily organ (e.g. erectile dysfunction), a mental disorder, or the improper behavior of a social group.
Antonyms Translations Verb

dysfunction (dysfunctions, present participle dysfunctioning; past and past participle dysfunctioned)

  1. (nonstandard, intransitive, mostly, biology) To fail to function correctly; to malfunction.



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