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waiting list

noun [C, usually singular]
 
 
( US also wait list)
a list of people who have asked for something that is not immediately available, but that they will or might be able to receive in the future: put sb on a waiting list There are no more places available for that session, but I can put you on a waiting list. I'm afraid there's a waiting list for the new phone.
Translations of “waiting list”
in Chinese (Traditional) 等候者名單…
in Russian список ожидающих очереди…
in Turkish bekleme listesi, yedekler listesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 等候者名单…
in Polish lista oczekujących…
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