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ad hoc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishad hocad hoc /æd ˈhɒk◂ $ -ˈhɑːk◂, -ˈhoʊk◂/ adjective, adverb formal  not planned, but arranged or done only when necessaryad hoc committee/group etc decisions made on an ad hoc basis
Examples from the Corpus
ad hocAn ad hoc committee has been set up to deal with the problem.on an ad hoc basisIn contrast to the Lisa approach, the Macintosh team implemented its interface issues on an ad hoc basis.
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