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Synonyms for ad hoc

for present purposes


  • for present purposes
  • when needed
  • as the need arises

Words related to ad hoc

often improvised or impromptu

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for or concerned with one specific purpose

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Ad Hoc Blocking: End users can easily turn their laptops into unsecured APs by turning on ad hoc mode, a standard Wi-Fi feature.
Gaming on the go is a snap as multiplayer Ad Hoc Mode allows quick wireless match ups between local players, while the multiplayer Infrastructure Mode allows players to compete across the nation and take advantage of the Online News Service to stay on top of MLB news from around the country.
More importantly, as users stations attempted to connect, they often went into ad hoc mode or accidentally associated with other stations.
For gamers on the go, MLB'06: The Show offers multiplayer gameplay, either locally via Ad Hoc Mode or across the nation via Infrastructure Mode.
The GL-1010 can support both wired Ethernet and wireless printing while in ad hoc mode.
Expanding the gameplay via wireless connectivity, Kingdom of Paradise allows players to exchange sword-fighting skills and also engage in one-on-one contests or show off customized sets of moves in Ad Hoc mode.
For gamers on the go, Gretzky NHL'06 the PSP system offers multiplayer gameplay locally via Ad Hoc Mode, or across the nation via Infrastructure Mode.