queue

Definitions:

  • A line of waiting people or vehicles.
  • A long braid of hair worn hanging down the back of the neck; a pigtail.
  • None
  • A sequence of stored data or programs awaiting processing.
  • A data structure from which the first item that can be retrieved is the one stored earliest.
  • To get in line.
  • To place in a sequence.
  • To braid or twist (hair) into a queue.
  • To tie, braid, or fasten in a queue or pigtail.
  • A tail; in <em>heraldry</em>, the tail of a beast.
  • A tail or pendent braid of hair; a pigtail: originally part of the wig, but afterward, and toward the close of the eighteenth century, when it was in common use, formed of the hair of the head. See <internalXref urlencoded="cue">cue</internalXref>,1.
  • Same as <internalXref urlencoded="cue">cue</internalXref>, 2.
  • The tail-piece of a violin or similar instrument.
  • In <em>musical notation</em>, the stem or tail of a note.
  • A tail-like appendage of hair; a pigtail.
  • A line of persons waiting anywhere.
  • To fasten, as hair, in a queue.
  • A <xref>waiting list</xref> or other means of <xref>organizing</xref> people or objects into a first-come-first-served order.
  • To put oneself or itself at the end of a waiting line.
  • To arrange themselves into a physical waiting queue.
  • To add to a queue data structure.
  • To fasten the hair into a queue.
  • a line of people or vehicles waiting for something
  • a braid of hair at the back of the head
  • form a queue, form a line, stand in line
  • (information processing) an ordered list of tasks to be performed or messages to be transmitted
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