purpose–built

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adjective pur·pose–built \ˌpər-pəs-ˈbilt\

Definition of purpose–built

chiefly British

  1. :  built for a particular purpose

1954

First Known Use of purpose–built

1954


PURPOSE–BUILT Defined for English Language Learners

purpose–built

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adjective pur·pose–built \ˌpər-pəs-ˈbilt\

Definition of purpose–built for English Language Learners

  • : designed and built for a particular use

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