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function key

n.
One of a set of keys on a computer keyboard that execute a function within a given application and are usually numbered 1 through 12.
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function key

n
(Computer Science) computing a key on the keyboard of a microcomputer, etc. that gives special commands to the computer
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func′tion key`


n.
a key on a computer keyboard used alone or with other keys for operations.
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Translations

function key

n (Comput) → tasto di funzioni
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Upon pressing the F1 button, a page with a complete description of a current tag, attribute, function, etc.
That is the kind of F1 Button wants to be involvedwith, not theshams that unfolded in Austria andGermanyinwhichthe fans made their voices heard by claiming they felt cheated.
That is the kind of F1 Button wants to be involved with, not the shams that unfolded in Austria and Germany in which the fans made their voices heard by claiming they felt cheated.