A pointer is a data type of a programming language. Pointers are basically variables that can point to another location in memory.
Many programming headaches can be caused by the use of pointers if you're not sure what you're doing.
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A person from Verplanck, New York that can be identified by their lack of teeth and extremely large foreheads.
Those pointers, their fire boat's engine got lost in the quarry!
by buchananrocks November 29, 2012
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An ineffective member of Top Level Mgmt bought in when a work situation has become troublesome but a shouter has failed to bring things back on track. Whilst the aim is for the pointer to fix things by putting the fear of god into a team they generally fail and pass the blame to other members of the team as a result gaining a significant bonus.
Christ alive, they've got a pointer involved, watch your back

The pointer has had his bonus, have you seen his new Bentley?
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A pointer is a data type in many programming languages such as C++, they are basically references to other variables location in memory. Pointers were created to annoy, confuse and make programmers jobs harder.
The pointer points to the pointer that points to the thing that is not a pointer that is pointed to.
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The English Pointer or just Pointer is a gun dog breed whose name comes from its instinct to point at the prey. They're cute, smart, gentle, very playful, very energetic, extremely kind and really lovely.
Man, my dog is an English Pointer so you can guess how much I love that boy.
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The Pointer, often called the English Pointer, is a medium to large-sized breed of dog developed in England as a gun dog. It is one of several pointing breeds. A pointing breed is a type of gundog typically used in finding game. Gundogs are traditionally divided into three classes: retrievers, flushing dogs, and pointing breeds. The name pointer comes from the dog's instinct to point, by stopping and aiming its muzzle towards game.
My dog is a English Pointer.
by angely2k March 16, 2017
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A person who has a pointy penis and when is receiving head he cum in the celing
You have such a pointer
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