LIFO

What does LIFO stand for?

Last in, first out

An acronym that refers to a "stack" policy in which the last entity entering a collection is the first to leave the collection; can be seen on forums where developers discuss computer science algorithms; is the opposite of FIFO.

Example

"Can someone help me debug this LIFO data structure?"

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Last Updated: May 20, 2014

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