Definition of enqueue in English:


Line breaks: en|queue
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈkjuː

verb (enqueues, enqueuing or enqueueing, enqueued)

[with object] Computing
  • Add (an item of data awaiting processing) to a queue of such items.
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    • Each class must have a queuing discipline to determine how packets are enqueued and dequeued.
    • Next, any enqueued commands are executed in order.
    • Each packet is then buffered and enqueued for transmission.

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