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quick fix

noun, Informal.
an expedient, temporary solution, especially one that merely postpones having to cope with an overall problem.
Origin of quick fix
First recorded in 1965-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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quick fix

noun phrase

A hasty repair or relief job: He called my idea a quick fix at best, but he'd do it

[1966+; fr fix as ''repair'' influenced by fix as ''dose of narcotics'']

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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