Applications vs Functionality - What's the difference?

applications | functionality |


As nouns the difference between applications and functionality

is that applications is while functionality is the ability to perform a task or function; that set of functions that something is able or equipped to perform.

applications

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Noun

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    functionality

    English

    Noun

  • The ability to perform a task or function; that set of functions that something is able or equipped to perform.
  • (US, legal) In United States trademark law, the tendency of a product design to serve a function other than identification of the product, preventing that design from being protected as a trademark.
  • (organic chemistry) The presence of a functional group.
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  • :: The vinyldiazomethanes that have been commonly used in our studies contain an electron-withdrawing group adjacent to the diazo functionality .