microtask

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

micro- +‎ task

Noun[edit]

microtask (plural microtasks)

  1. A very small or simple task.
    • 2015 September 19, “Lessons Learned from Crowdsourcing Complex Engineering Tasks”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0134978:
      Amazon Mechanical Turk is a web marketplace for crowdsourcing microtasks, such as answering surveys and image tagging.