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multitasking

noun, mul·ti·task·ing often attributive \-ˌtas-kiŋ\

: the ability to do several things at the same time

Full Definition of MULTITASKING

1
:  the concurrent performance of several jobs by a computer
2
:  the performance of multiple tasks at one time
mul·ti·task \-ˌtask\ intransitive verb
mul·ti·task·er \-ˌtas-kər\ noun

Examples of MULTITASKING

  1. The job requires someone who is good at multitasking.

First Known Use of MULTITASKING

1966

Other Computer-Related Terms

adware, flash, kludge, phishing, recursive, router

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