special purpose

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  • Currently, it is not known whether this is for some special purpose.
  • Each room had, as may still be seen, its own special purpose. Cited from History Of Egypt, Volume 7 (of 12), by G. Maspero
  • Every man is born for a special purpose, and with a special passion. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 332, June 1843, Vol. 53
  • A particular area may be set aside for a special purpose or function.
  • Each register has a special purpose in addition to what they can all do.
  • He's been across twice since, but only for a special purpose of study. Cited from Mrs. Red Pepper, by Grace S. Richmond
  • No creature ever read one of them quite through, except for a special purpose. Cited from Famous Americans of Recent Times, by James Parton
  • It had not grown, but had been created for a special purpose. Cited from Daniel Webster, by Henry Cabot Lodge
  • You had a special purpose in view when you planned to get me out of the way. Cited from The Bars of Iron, by Ethel May Dell
  • A community college district is type of special-purpose district in the United States.
  • Clearly, he thought, it was not thus arranged without some very special purpose. Cited from Count Bunker, by J. Storer Clousten
  • The word holy means set apart for a special purpose by and for God.
  • At two points in the game, the player can find a red power-up with a special purpose.
  • They are made for special purposes, almost never for sale to the general public.
  • Most of these serve special-purpose districts and are Special district police.
  • At the same time they were perfect for the special purposes for which they had been designed. Cited from James Nasmyth: Engineer, An Autobiography
  • In addition to these, the vehicle is used in many other countries for special purposes.
  • However, other aircraft types are also used in a variety of support and special-purpose roles.
  • It was for this special purpose he came to Ireland. Cited from Tales and Novels, Vol. 6, by Maria Edgeworth
  • She had a special purpose in walking over it now. Cited from Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson
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