Translation for 'backlog' from English to Slovak
NOUN   a backlog | backlogs
VERB   to backlog | backlogged | backlogged
backlogging | backlogs
SYNO backlog | reserve | stockpile
nevybavené záležitosti {pl}backlog {sg}
resty {pl} [nevybavené záležitosti]backlog {sg}
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Usage Examples English
  • He advocated the elimination of the case backlog, and encouraged speedy adjudication and deliberation of the cases.
  • Upon taking office in 2007, Van Hollen took on a backlog of DNA evidence at the Wisconsin State Crime Laboratory.
  • After the war British railway companies had a backlog of locomotives that required overhaul and repair: 498 ROD 2-8-0s were loaned to nine railway companies between 1919 and 1921 to cover goods traffic while the backlog was cleared.
  • Although not originally a core scrum practice, backlog refinement (formerly called "grooming") was added to the Scrum Guide and adopted as a way of managing the quality of product backlog items entering a sprint.
  • In November 2009 and through a follow-up audit in November 2011, Greuel tracked the progress of the LAPD's backlog of untested rape kits.

  • In 2004, the court had a backlog of 1,544 cases. In 2011, there was a backlog of 881 cases.
  • The effects of trimethoprim causes a backlog of dihydrofolate (DHF) and this backlog can work against the inhibitory effect the drug has on tetrahydrofolate biosynthesis.
  • In 1975, when the backlog reached more than 100,000 charges to be investigated, President Gerald Ford's full requested budget of $62 million was approved.
  • Mujono's restructuring was not without its problems, though his narrow focus on reducing the backlog succeeded.
  • By then, 56 orders were in backlog.

  • An example of a performance indicator used in relation to project management is the "backlog of commissioned projects" or "project backlog".
  • HII's 2019 order backlog amounts to $41 billion.
  • In a letter to the Secretary, Bachus wrote that the benefit claims backlog facing veterans nationwide is causing veterans to face growing debt or postpone plans to pursue college education.
  • On September 14, 2010 the Board of Education approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Division of State Architect (DSA) that would provide up to 8 million dollars to fund a DSA Certification pilot program that sought to relieve the backlog of DSA Certification files backlog that has developed over the last 12 years of construction.
  • Airbus booked 820 net orders in 2022 and delivered 661 aircraft, for a year-end backlog of 7,239; while Boeing booked 774 orders and delivered 480 aircraft for a backlog of 5,430.

  • The backlog is usually described in months; for instance, a certain journal could have a backlog of 12 months, which means that on average it takes one year for the journal to publish a paper that has been accepted.
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