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Kludge

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Noun

1. kludge

a badly assembled collection of parts hastily assembled to serve some particular purpose (often used to refer to computing systems or software that has been badly put together)

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Kludge

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noun
informal
an unsophisticated but fairly effective solution to a problem; esp a computing problem
People outside of AI sometimes detect a programming kludge.

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Kludge

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noun Slang
1. 
a piece of computer hardware or software, or a computer system, that is clumsily designed or improvised from mismatched parts
2. 
any poorly designed device or system

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Kludge

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n.
Slang
1. A system, especially a computer system, that is constituted of poorly matched elements or of elements originally intended for other applications.
2. A clumsy or inelegant solution to a problem.

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