Saturday-night specialn. [from police slang for a cheap handgun] A quick-and-dirty program or feature kluged together during off hours, under a deadline, and in response to pressure from a salescritter. Such hacks are dangerously unreliable, but all too often sneak into a production release after insufficient review.
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|