What is Chow-dale?

Chow-dale meaning in Military or Military Slang terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
(U.S. Navy (particularly used by Reactor Department personnel on Nimitz-class aircraft carriers) ) A derogatory term for the Airmen (airdales) attached to the various. squadrons who seem to never-endingly stand in meal lines, make them longer for ship’s crew.


reference: Glossary of military slang