ad-hocism

ad hockery

[ad hok-uh-ree]
noun
reliance on temporary solutions rather than on consistent, long-term plans.
Also, ad hocery [ad hok-uh-ree] , ad hocism [ad hok-iz-uhm] .


Origin:
1960–65; ad hoc + -ery

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