Idiom: 'Band-Aid on a bullet wound'

What does 'Band-Aid on a bullet wound' mean?

Meaning:

If you put Band-Aid on a bullet wound, you attempt to deal with a serious problem in an inadequate way.
('Band-Aid on a gunshot wound' is also used.)

 

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Country: American English American English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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