One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A tray in an office for paperwork awaiting attention.
- ‘Pending tray shows full information about the documents that are pending so you can quickly navigate to and view the document that you require.’
- ‘Use your pending tray as a tabletop management system for important items.’
- ‘However, alternative route options have been worked out and sit in Kim's pending tray awaiting a decision.’
- ‘Sadly, there is such a back-log of similar cases in the pending tray at the head-quarters that the case has not yet ‘come to trial’.’
- ‘In a marvellous piece of Greek judiciary, the judge has put the case in the pending tray.’
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