Definition of stovepipe
- inside the military, slang for practice of taking a piece of intelligence or a request that should be pushed through the chain of command - checked at levels and sent from one level to another - and bringing it straight to the highest authority. -- The New Yorker
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|Definitions include: To drink hastily, usually used to describe the drinking of beer, but can be appropriately used to descirbe the drinking of other beverages.|
|Definitions include: an intense uneasy feeling; "the creeps".|
|Definitions include: speech one doesn't understand - usually jargon specific to a particular field.|
|Definitions include: a very small penis.|
|Definitions include: a metaphorical set of glasses ("goggles") that one wears after drinking enough alcohol that one's definition of "attractive" declines substantially.|
|Definitions include: anyone that appears obese.|
|Definitions include: sausage.|
|Definitions include: an uncertain thing.|
|Definitions include: a person with whom one shares a temporary friendship, in a setting where everything is provided in single-serving form.|
|Definitions include: see the heebie jeebies.|
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