bifunctional

adjective
bi·func·tion·al | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈfəŋ(k)-shnəl , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of bifunctional 

: having two functions especially : difunctional

First Known Use of bifunctional

1893, in the meaning defined above

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bifunctional

adjective
bi·func·tion·al | \ ˌbī-ˈfəŋk-shən-ᵊl \

Medical Definition of bifunctional 

: having two functions bifunctional reagents bifunctional neurons

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