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noun [uncountable] multitasking pronunciation in British English /ˌmʌltiˈtɑːskɪŋ/

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  1. 1
    computing the ability of a computer to do several different things at the same time
  2. 2
    the activity of doing more than one thing at the same time, such as talking on the phone while you are working on a computer

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verb [intransitive]
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present tense
present participlemulti-tasking
past tensemulti-tasked
past participlemulti-tasked


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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