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bifunctional

[bahy-fuhngk-shuh-nl] /baɪˈfʌŋk ʃə nl/
adjective
1.
having or serving two functions.
2.
Chemistry. having or involving two functional groups.
Origin of bifunctional
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40; bi-1 + functional
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