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library sort

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

By analogy with a librarian who leaves gaps between his books so that inserting a new book does not require moving so many of the existing books.

NounEdit

library sort (plural library sorts)

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  1. (computing theory) A form of insertion sort that leaves gaps between elements to accelerate subsequent insertions.