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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Jerry-builder \Jer"ry-build`er\, n. [Prob. fr. the proper name
Jerry, familiar form of Jeremiah.]
A professional builder who erects cheap dwellings of poor
materials and unsubstantial and slovenly construction.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: someone who builds cheap buildings out of poor materials on
speculation for a quick profit
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