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cobble (something) up

To assemble or complete something quickly and/or sloppily. The incoherent argument in your paper tells me that you cobbled it up in study hall. Look at that rickety bike—it looks like he just cobbled it up with old junk from his basement.
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cobble something up

 and cobble something together
to make something or put something together hastily or carelessly. Who cobbled this thing up? Take it apart and start over. The kids cobbled up their model planes badly. It looks like you cobbled together that report just last night.
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They are attracted by the prime Cobble Hill location, the excellent schools and other amenities in the neighborhood, and the prices, which are less than other condos being sold in the vicinity.
The correct drilling fluid mix is different for cobble than it would be for dirt or rock.
If the dam was not there, officials said, the cobble rocks would naturally flow down the Ventura River and deposit themselves at Surfers Point.
Next door in the under-explored state of Nevada, American Liberty's 2,557-acre Gabbs Valley Prospect is located on the 26,000-acre Cobble Cuesta structure, which is estimated to represent oil reserves of 4+ billion barrels**.
Mrs Cobble, 60, currently a reception class teacher, said: "There have been lots of changes but the children haven't changed at all.
The panel will communicate a list of interesting nutritional facts such as 1 white Cobble roll provides 15% less fat than 2 cream crackers or 2 Granary Cobble rolls provide 25% less fat than a 30g packet of crisps.
Through a review and discussion of actual patient cases, physicians and interested consumers get an idea of the challenges presented in the complex, yet fascinating world of dyslipidemia," said Cobble, a board-certified lipidologist and certified hypertension specialist.
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The loan will help facilitate the construction of nine luxury townhouses located on Congress Street in Brooklyn's Cobble Hill neighborhood.
Add the fierce loyalty of the area's residents, and their penchant for putting down roots, and it makes sense that Cobble Hill hasn't ever been a neighborhood known for doing a ton of trading.
Various of India, March 6 (ANI): With the Damocles sword hanging over either ally and wanting to extract more seats from allies, India's two major national parties are huddled to cobble alliances with regional and smaller parties as the national poll juggernaut is set to roll this week with the issue of notification for the first phase of polls on April 16.
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Froome did not even see a cobble as his Tour defence ended 12 months ago after three crashes in two days, but this time was guided expertly by the brilliant Geraint Thomas.