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all-purpose

all·pur·pose

all-purpose

 
pronunciation:
awl puhr pihs
part of speech: adjective
definition: used in many different ways.
They used an all-purpose cleanser to clean the sink, shower, and floor of the bathroom.
similar words:
versatile