(in US)veto que indirectamente aplica el presidente al no firmar un proyecto dentro de los diez días establecidos
- Lincoln defeated the bill by a pocket veto, meaning he kept the bill unsigned for ten days, whereafter the bill became invalid.
- The use of the pocket veto does extend the president's authority at a domestic level.
- The pocket veto is absolute and it kills off a bill.
- The pocket veto, not subject to override, is used when congressional adjournment prevents a bill's return.
2(in US, delaying maneuver)maniobra dilatoria feminine