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- To assemble a project in a hasty, low-quality manner, especially when cheap, low-quality and/or inappropriate materials are used.
- To assemble a structure in such an unsafe manner that it is doomed to collapse.
- To repair a structure in one of the above manners.
This term refers only to inanimate objects. Devices built or repaired in the above manner are said to be jerryrigged.