silver bullet

as in magic bullet
US something that very quickly and easily solves a serious problem
usually singular
There is no silver bullet that will solve all our economic problems.

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“Silver bullet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/silver%20bullet. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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