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English definition of “multitasking”


noun [U]     /ˌmʌltiˈtɑːskiŋ/ US   /ˈmʌltiˌtæskiŋ/
the ability to do several different jobs at the same time : Women are supposed to be more adept at multitasking and communicating . multitasking skills
IT a computing process that allows a computer to operate several different programs at the same time : a multitasking operating system
(Definition of multitasking noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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