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multipurpose

adjective

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having more than one use or purpose
  • multipurpose furniture
  • The band practiced in the school's multipurpose room.

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The first known use of multipurpose was in 1869

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“Multipurpose.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/multipurpose. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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