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Definitions for multipurpose
ˌmʌl tiˈpɜr pəs, ˌmʌl taɪ-mul·ti·pur·pose

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  1. multipurposeadjective

    having multiple uses

    "a multipurpose tool"


  1. multipurposeadjective

    Having multiple uses.

Editors Contribution

  1. multipurpose

    A variety of purposes.

    The tools were multipurpose.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 3, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of multipurpose in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of multipurpose in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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