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ad hoc

Latin phrase, "to this, with respect to this, for this (specific purpose)," from ad "to" (see ad-) + hoc, neuter accusative of hic "this." Hence, "appointed or enacted for some particular purpose" (1879).

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Definitions of ad hoc from WordNet
1
ad hoc (adj.)
often improvised or impromptu;
an ad hoc committee meeting
ad hoc (adj.)
for or concerned with one specific purpose;
a coordinated policy instead of ad hoc decisions
2
ad hoc (adv.)
for one specific case;
they were appointed ad hoc
From wordnet.princeton.edu