Functional Group

Science / Chemistry / Functional Group: A substructure that imparts characteristic chemical behaviors to a molecule, for example, a carboxylic acid group.

Other Words for Functional

Functional Noun Synonyms: utilitarian,eful, serviceable, practical, practicable, functioning, working, essential, important, effective
Functional Verb Synonyms: working, operating, operational, running, going
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Other Words for Group

Group Noun Synonyms: batch, aggregation, set, grouping, collection, assemblage, bunch, accumulation, conglomeration, agglomeration, assortment, series, pile, heap, bundle
Group Adjective Synonyms: assembly, assemblage, gathering, congregation, company, number, alliance, union, association, organization, league, society, coterie, clique, set, band, circle, club, party, body, faction, crowd, team, corps, guild, troupe, unit, troop, platoon, squad
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Group

Science / Chemistry / Group: 1. A substructure that imparts characteristic chemical behaviors to a molecule, for example, a carboxylic acid group. (also: functional group). 2. A vertical column on the periodic table, for example, MORE

Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG)

Technology / Computers / Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG): Pronounced 'J-Peg.' It's an image format that allows for compression when stored. MORE

Investment Group Financing

Business / Real Estate / Investment Group Financing: Large real estate projects, such as highrise apartment buildings, office complexes and shopping centers, are often financed as joint ventures through group financing arrangements like syndicates, limi MORE

Job Group

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Group: A division within the contractor's workforce for the purposes of analyzing the workforce for underutilization. Job grouping is done to group job titles together based on similarity of job content, pay MORE

Jpeg (Joint Photographic Experts Group)

Business / Internet Marketing / Jpeg (Joint Photographic Experts Group): JPEG (pronounced 'jay peg') is a graphics format newer than GIF which displays photographs and graphic images with millions of colors, it also compresses well and is easy to download. Unfortunately, n MORE

Marriage Group

Entertainment / Literature / Marriage Group: A term coined by George L. Kittredge in 1912 to describe a specific set of stories in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. The marriage group includes 'The Wife of Bath's Tale,' 'The Clerk's Tale,' 'The Mercha MORE

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