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multitasking

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noun mul·ti·task·ing \-ˌtas-kiŋ\

Simple Definition of multitasking

  • : the ability to do several things at the same time

Full Definition of multitasking

  1. 1 :  the concurrent performance of several jobs by a computer

  2. 2 :  the performance of multiple tasks at one time

mul·ti·task play \-ˌtask\ intransitive verb
mul·ti·task·er play \-ˌtas-kər\ noun

Examples of multitasking

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



1966

First Known Use of multitasking

1966

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