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English definition of “multipurpose”

multipurpose

adjective     /ˌmʌl.tiˈpɜː.pəs/ US  /-t̬iˈpɝː-/
describes a tool, etc. that can be used in several different ways: a multipurpose hallUseful or advantageous
(Definition of multipurpose adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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