multifunction

adjective
mul·​ti·​func·​tion | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈfəŋ(k)-shən How to pronounce multifunction (audio) , -ˌtī-\
variants: or multifunctional \ ˌməl-​tē-​ˈfəŋ(k)-​shnəl How to pronounce multifunctional (audio) , -​ˌtī-​ , -​shə-​nᵊl \

Definition of multifunction

: performing or capable of performing more than one function a multifunction device multifunctional furniture The most popular approach to kitchen flexibility today is to plan a multifunction family center, often called the "great room."— Laurence E. Oberwager

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1864, in the meaning defined above

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