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FIFO

 (fī′fō)

FIFO

(ˈfaɪfəʊ)
n acronym for
first in, first out (as an accounting principle in costing stock). Compare LIFO

FIFO

(ˈfaɪ foʊ)
first in, first out.
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Noun1.FIFO - inventory accounting in which the oldest items (those first acquired) are assumed to be the first sold
inventory accounting - accounting that controls and evaluates inventory
Translations

FIFO

[ˈfaɪfəʊ] ABBR =first in, first outprimero en entrar, primero en salir
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As in the last section, the simulations are based on a RTGS system with a FIFO queuing function where a gridlock mechanism attempts to achieve netting effects between participants.
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