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task

verb [T, usually passive]
 
 
/tɑːsk/ US   /tæsk/ formal
to give someone a difficult job to do: task sb with (doing) sth The parent company is being tasked with turning around two new acquisitions.task sb to do sth The company completed only a small fraction of the 150 health clinics it was tasked to build.
Translations of “task”
in Chinese (Traditional) 派給…任務…
in Chinese (Simplified) 派给…任务…
(Definition of task verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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