purge date

purge date

[′pərj ‚dāt]
(computer science)
The date after which data are released and the storage area can be used for storing other data.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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