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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Retrieval of information from unconnected databases.

Usage examples (35)
  • "stovepiping" - among these organizations and recommended the creation of a new DNI office to bring about better sharing of information in the preparation of reports for...
  • Such "stovepiping" of information must not continue.
  • What's been going on is typically called "stovepiping" imagine cylinders, each separate with no connections.
  • That's exactly the kind of "stovepiping" of information the 9/11 Commission blamed for the failure to detect the hijacking plot. for more
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