jerry-rig

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jer·ry-rig

 (jĕr′ē-rĭg′)
tr.v. jer·ry-rigged, jer·ry-rig·ging, jer·ry-rigs
To jury-rig. See Usage Note at jury-rig.

[Alteration (influenced by jerry-build) of jury-rig.]
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Fashionably' known as biohacking, the activity involves spending free time consulting the Internet, jerry-rigging laboratory equipment, and tinkering with the very foundations of life on Earth.
I ended up jerry-rigging a piece of metal and some duct tape to make it work.
Before, we were able to get that information if we really needed it, but it required jerry-rigging the system," he said.
It seems some Markiza fans will go to extra lengths to get even a third-rate signal from the station, jerry-rigging towering antennas atop their mountain village homes.