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: a head.|
|Definitions include: at a place of employment, to do little work while waiting for one's stock options to vest.|
|Definitions include: same as "hoe" or "garden tool."|
|Definitions include: To try to change someone in a bad way. Ex: I think he has been poking at her halo.|
|Definitions include: "outcast"; "freak".|
|Definitions include: very neat; "cool"; "spiffy".|
|Definitions include: nervousness.|
|Definitions include: exclamation of excitement.|
|Definitions include: Like "swear to God."|
|Definitions include: alternate spelling of shorty.|
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