Definition of Sentential function
1. Noun. Formal expression containing variables; becomes a sentence when variables are replaced by constants.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sentential Function
Literary usage of Sentential function
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1. School and Home Education by George Pliny Brown, William Chandler Bagley (1906)
"Its sentential function in this connection is that of the conjunction. The question is, Is the use of ..."
2. A Treatise on Bookkeeping and Stenography by International Correspondence Schools (1899)
"It has no inflections, and no sentential function; hence, in parsing, it is sufficient to state merely that it is an interjection. 49. ..."