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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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multi-task

verb [intransitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theymulti-task
he/she/itmulti-tasks
present participlemulti-tasking
past tensemulti-tasked
past participlemulti-tasked

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