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ad hockery

[ad hok-uh-ree] /æd ˈhɒk ə ri/
noun
1.
reliance on temporary solutions rather than on consistent, long-term plans.
Also, ad hocery
[ad hok-uh-ree] /æd ˈhɒk ə ri/ (Show IPA),
ad hocism
[ad hok-iz-uh m] /æd ˈhɒk ɪz əm/ (Show IPA)
.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; ad hoc + -ery
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