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jury-rigging

verb accompany, adjudgment body, agree, alternative, arbiters, arbitrators, array, assessors, be in time, body of jurors, coexist, coextend, coincide, concur, contemporize, co-occur, determiners, emergency, fixing a jury, go along with, go hand in hand, improvised, isochronize, judges of the facts, keep in, keep pace with, keep time, makeshift, match, panel, provisional, put or be in phase, reviewers of fact, step, stop-gap, substitute, succedaneous, sync, synchronize, temporary, time, tribunal, triers of fact
Associated concepts: mistrial, peremptory challenges
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But we need not jury-rig a means-tested voucher onto an independently crafted catastrophic coverage system.
As the creative forces at Hartford have imagined them, this Mireille and her reclaimed Martin choose to shore themselves up against the torrent of inevitability which imperils the fragile harmony they've managed to jury-rig. And that's not a bad metaphor for this whole venture.
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"We're going to try to jury-rig something and get it on the air for a little while," Lundun said.