FIFO

FIFO

[fahy-foh]
noun
2.
Computers. a storage and retrieval technique, used mainly for data, in which the first item stored is also the first item retrieved.
FIFO, GIGO, LIFO.
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FIFO (ˈfaɪfəʊ)
 
n acronym for
Compare LIFO first in, first out (as an accounting principle in costing stock)

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FIFO definition


first-in first-out

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FIFO
first in, first out
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