dysfunction

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EtymologyEdit

dys- +‎ function

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɪsˈfʌŋk.ʃən/

NounEdit

dysfunction (plural dysfunctions)

  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.

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Last modified on 6 October 2013, at 23:45