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function word a word such as an article, conjunction, or preposition that indicates grammatical structure or relationships but has little or no independent meaning.
Gaussian distribution function a function named after the mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss that represents statistical data as a symmetrical bell-shaped curve; normal distribution function.
normal distribution function a function that represents statistical data as a symmetrical bell-shaped curve; Gaussian distribution function.
trigonometric function a function, such as sine, cosine, or tangent, expressed as the ratio of different sides of a right triangle.