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Overview of noun task

The noun task has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (18) undertaking, project, task, labor

(any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings")

2. (15) job, task, chore

(a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee; "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"; "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"; "the endless task of classifying the samples"; "the farmer's morning chores")


Overview of verb task

The verb task has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. task

(assign a task to; "I tasked him with looking after the children")

2. tax, task

(use to the limit; "you are taxing my patience")

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