Ad Hoc

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Ad Hoc

Describing anything constituted for a single purpose or to deal with a certain situation. It especially describes a reaction to a spontaneous situation. For example, the board of directors of a company may form an ad hoc committee to deal with a labor dispute. Once the dispute is resolved, the committee will cease to exist.
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As per details, the resolution for reinstatement of suspended workers was passed in the provincial assembly; however, the employees who were on ad hock and contract are not being restored.