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garbage collector


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An algorithm, procedure or thread dedicated to garbage collection: reclaiming resources which are no longer in use.
  • n. A sanitation engineer; a worker who removes refuse.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse


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