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deadlock (plural deadlocks)

  1. A standstill resulting from the opposition of two evenly matched forces; a stalemate or impasse
  2. (computing) An inability to continue due to two programs or devices each requiring a response from the other before completing an operation.

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deadlock (third-person singular simple present deadlocks, present participle deadlocking, simple past and past participle deadlocked)

  1. To cause or to come to a deadlock.

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deadlock m

  1. (computing) deadlock

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English deadlock.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌdɛd.ˈlɔ.ki/, /ˌdɛ.d͡ʒi.ˈlɔ.ki/

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deadlock m (plural deadlocks)

  1. (computing) deadlock (inability to continue operating due to two processes requiring a response from one other)