jury rig

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jury rig

[′ju̇r·ē ‚rig]
(mining engineering)
Any makeshift or temporary device, rig, or piece of equipment.
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However, using the main-topmast section from the Pera and wood from the shore, the carpenters managed to juryrig a rudder.
Just as insurgents in Iraq and Afghanistan learned how to juryrig explosives and detonate them beneath U.S.