Given a stack, the act of removing an element from the top of the stack is to pop it off. If there is a stack pointer, it would be decremented (or incremented if the bottom element of the stack is placed at the highest memory address available).

To do this to a queue is usually called to dequeue.

Title pop
Canonical name Pop
Date of creation 2013-03-22 16:15:24
Last modified on 2013-03-22 16:15:24
Owner Mravinci (12996)
Last modified by Mravinci (12996)
Numerical id 6
Author Mravinci (12996)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 68P05
Synonym dequeue