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jury-rigged

Chiefly nautical set up in a makeshift manner, usually as a result of the loss of regular gear
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Scientists managed to jury-rig another on-board camera to track stars, enabling the crippled probe to keep navigating.
Make sure that whoever checks your eyes has the wherewithal to jury-rig a temporary set of glasses with that prescription.
These guys had to jury-rig one esoteric corporate bond insurance product to make it applicable to a very different type of credit risk--and then convince someone to sell them the policies.