ad hockery

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noun ad hock·ery \ ˈad-ˈhäk-ə-rē , -ˈhōk- ; ˈäd-ˈhōk- \
variants: or ad hocery

Definition of ad hockery

:ad hocism
  • Panetta has been most anxious to get away from the ad hockery that had characterized so much White House business.
  • —Elizabeth DrewWashington Post2 Oct. 1994

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