ordered linked list

(data structure)

Definition: A linked list whose items are kept in some order.

Generalization (I am a kind of ...)
linked list, sorted list.

Specialization (... is a kind of me.)
skip list, jump list.

See also ordered array.

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Patrick Rodgers, "ordered linked list", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Vreda Pieterse and Paul E. Black, eds. 16 November 2009. (accessed TODAY) Available from: