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Finding names of tables with a certain column

I want the names of different tables containing a column "purposeid" in the database "banksoft."

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Query DBA_TAB_COLUMNS for this, similar to the following:
SELECT table_name FROM dba_tab_columns
WHERE column_name='PURPOSEID';

This was first published in November 2005

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