1. The result of using an insertion sort to merge data into an unsorted list.
2. The state of any file or list that is supposed to be sorted, but is not.
noun 1. a container, usually of metal or plastic, for the disposal of waste matter, especially kitchen refuse. noun 1. (US & Canadian) a large, usually cylindrical container for refuse, esp one used by a household Also called ash bin, ash can, trash can, (in Britain (and certain other countries)) dustbin
- Garbage collect
- Garbage collection
noun 1. (computing) a systems routine for eliminating invalid or out-of-date data and releasing storage locations programming (GC) The process by which dynamically allocated storage is reclaimed during the execution of a program. The term usually refers to automatic periodic storage reclamation by the garbage collector (part of the run-time system), as opposed to explicit […]
- Garbage down
verb phrase To eat; have a meal; chow down (WWII Navy)