AskDefine | Define malfunctioning

Dictionary Definition

malfunctioning adj : not performing or able to perform its regular function; "a malfunctioning valve" [syn: nonfunctional] [ant: functioning]

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  1. present participle of malfunction

Extensive Definition

A malfunction is when something functions wrongly or does not function at all.
Some types of malfunctions are:

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