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backlog

Noun

1 an accumulation of jobs not done or materials not processed that are yet to be dealt with (especially unfilled customer orders for products or services)
2 large log at the back of a hearth fire [syn: log]
3 something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose [syn: reserve, stockpile] v : accumulate and create a backlog

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English

Etymology

From back + log

Pronunciation

  • /ˈbæk.lɒg/, /"b

Extensive Definition

This category contains backlogs which need to be dealt with. A backlog is a list of things that need to be done, but have not been done for some time. Backlogs which require the attention of administrators may be found at :Category:Administrative backlog. Managerial tasks that are not necessarily backlogged can be found at :Category:Wikipedia maintenance.
Use to add pages to this category.
backlog in Spanish: Categoría:Wikipedia:Tareas pendientes
backlog in Persian: رده:پشته ویکی‌پدیا
backlog in Macedonian: Категорија:Страници на коишто им е потребно внимание
backlog in Slovenian: Kategorija:Vzdrževalni seznami Wikipedije
backlog in Chinese: Category:维基百科积压工作

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