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kludge

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noun \ˈklüj\

Simple Definition of kludge

  • : an awkward or inferior computer system or program that is created quickly to solve a problem

Full Definition of kludge

  1. :  a system and especially a computer system made up of poorly matched components

kludgyplay also kludgey \ˈklü-jē, US also & British especially ˈklə-\ adjective

Variants of kludge

or kluge \ˈklüj, US also & British especially ˈkləj; ˈklü-jē\

Origin of kludge

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1962

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