[ muhl-tee-pur-puhs, muhl-tahy- ]
/ ˌmʌl tiˈpɜr pəs, ˌmʌl taɪ- /
able to be used for several purposes: a multipurpose lawn spray.
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The schools are small, a few rooms each, and rented out on odd floors of multipurpose buildings.
British Dictionary definitions for multipurpose
/ (ˌmʌltɪˈpɜːpəs) /
able to be used for many purposesa multipurpose gadget
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