The definition of a backlog is all the work that has yet to be completed.(noun)
Any jobs that are not finished by the end of the day is an example of a backlog.
To backlog is defined as to hang on to something to handle later.(verb)
To hold on to any delivery orders that do not need to be made until the following week is an example of backlog.
See backlog in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See backlog in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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