task

Definitions

General English

Banking

  • verb to give someone a task to do

Computing

  • noun a job which is to carried out by a computer

Construction

  • A cohesive, individual unit of work that is part of the total work needed to accomplish a project.
  • well-defined component of project work; a discrete work item. There are usually multiple tasks for one activity.

Electronics

  • A piece of work, or a step or process within a given piece of work.
  • In a multitasking environment, an independently running program or subprogram.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a job that has to be done

Sports

  • noun a single piece of work that someone has to do
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