The word task is a noun. Task means (1) any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted.
Task is also a verb that means (1) use to the limit, (2) assign a task to.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word task.
The IETF is a voluntary international organization that convenes task forces and committee to study various issues related to Internet standards and protocols. The website describes the various committees. Originally part of the Federal Government, the Task Force has had independent status since the early 1990s.
The mission of the DOJ, founded in 1870, is to enforce the laws and defend the interests of the U.S. The DOJ has a number of Task Forces such as the Corporate Fraud Task Force and the Identity Theft Task Force. It also has initiatives to combat terrorism, fight trafficking in persons, prevent youth violence, help victims of crime, apprehend fugitives, halt domestic violence, and much more.
The OMG, started in 1989, is an international, open-membership, not-for-profit computer industry consortium. OMG Task Forces develop standards for a wide range of technologies, including Real-time, Embedded and Specialized systems, analysis & design, architecture-driven modernization and Middleware. On the website is complete information about all the OMG projects and task forces and how to join.
Top US infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci has said he was concerned that White House coronavirus task force member Scott Atlas was providing misleading or incorrect information on the pandemic to the president.
Sky News. Monday, 28 Sep 2020 23:53:00 +0100.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - In the seven weeks since the Burleigh-Morton COVID-19 Task Force was created, it has increased access to testing, assisted schools with reopening plans and secured a shelter for homeless COVID-19 patients. ...
Sam Nelson. Washington Times. Saturday, 26 Sep 2020 01:01:11 -0400.
A task force from the IASP developed this new definition of pain to better acknowledge pain experiences of people who can't readily communicate or people who deal with chronic, sometimes invisible pain.
By Jackie Rocheleau, Contributor. Forbes. Wednesday, 23 Sep 2020 08:42:21 -0400.