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Adjective
Temporarily helping
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“It was only ever intended as a stopgap solution.”
Adjective
Being such in appearance only and made with or manufactured from usually cheaper materials
Noun
A temporary way of dealing with a problem or satisfying a need
“Forest sinks are therefore only a stopgap measure - but they are a useful one, and an essential part of the policy mix.”
Noun
Hasty remedy
Noun
(usually as modifier) A person or group of people replacing others who have been on duty
Noun
A word or phrase used to fill out a sentence or a line of verse without adding to the sense
Noun
The act of seeking assistance or advice
Noun
Soft material that is used to fill the hollow parts of something
Noun
Place to hide, have privacy
Noun
A reason or explanation given to justify a fault or offence
Noun
Appropriateness or suitability
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