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Noun

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makeshift

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  1. A temporary, usually insubstantial, substitution for something else.
    "I am not a model clergyman, only a decent makeshift."— G. Eliot.

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  1. Made to work or suffice; improvised; substituted.
    They used the ledge and a few branches for a makeshift shelter.

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