tasks

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tiresome but essential details that must be taken care of and tasks that must be performed in running an organization administrivia
list of items (names or tasks etc.) to be checked or consulted checklist
person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else creature , puppet , tool
planning large project with tasks, milestones, schedules and their interrelations critical path analysis , critical path method
servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household domestic , domestic help , house servant
one who works hard at boring tasks drudge , hack , hacker
one whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior enforcer , hatchet man
man skilled in various odd jobs and other small tasks handyman , jack of all trades , odd-job man
deputy for disagreeable tasks hatchet man
worker hired to do menial tasks hireling
any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks machine
authority to perform certain tasks mandate
intelligence that is manifested in the performance of tasks requiring little or no use of language nonverbal intelligence
someone who assists a nurse in tasks that require little formal training nurse's aide , nursing aide
lightweight consumer electronic device that looks like a hand-held computer but instead performs specific tasks; can serve as a diary or a personal database or a telephone or an alarm clock etc. organiser , organizer , PDA , personal digital assistant , personal organiser , personal organizer
(information processing) an ordered list of tasks to be performed or messages to be transmitted queue
most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on; an integrated circuit memory chip allows information to be stored or accessed in any order and all storage locations are equally accessible RAM , random-access memory , random access memory , random memory , read/write memory
kitchen servant employed to do menial tasks (especially washing) scullion
military recruit who is assigned menial tasks yardbird , yard bird
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