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 for quick-and-dirty
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  quick-and-dirty
   adj.
  
      [common] Describes a crock put together under time or user pressure. Used
      esp. when you want to convey that you think the fast way might lead to
      trouble further down the road. ?I can have a quick-and-dirty fix in place
      tonight, but I'll have to rewrite the whole module to solve the underlying
      design problem.? See also kluge.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  quick-and-dirty
  
      Describes a crock put together under
     time or user pressure.  Used especially when you want to
     convey that you think the fast way might lead to trouble
     further down the road.  "I can have a quick-and-dirty fix in
     place tonight, but I'll have to rewrite the whole module to
     solve the underlying design problem."
  
     See also kluge.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  
     (1995-05-11)
  

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