of one kind/sort/type or another

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used to indicate that the speaker is referring to a range of items that could fit a descriptionI need a fastener of one kind/sort/type or another.

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“Of one kind/sort/type or another.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/of%20one%20kind%2Fsort%2Ftype%20or%20another. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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