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quick fix

noun [C]  /ˈkwɪk ˈfɪks/ us  
an easy but temporary solution to a problem: Managers are looking for a quick fix.
Translations of “quick fix”
in Chinese (Traditional) (不完善的)應急解決辦法,權宜之計…
in Chinese (Simplified) (不完善的)应急解决办法,权宜之计…
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