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Synonyms for shunt
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shunt(noun)

    a passage by which a bodily fluid (especially blood) is diverted from one channel to another

    "an arteriovenus shunt"

    Synonyms:
    electrical shunt, bypass

  2. shunt, electrical shunt, bypass(noun)

    a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current

    Synonyms:
    ring road, electrical shunt, beltway, bypass, ringway

  3. shunt(verb)

    implant consisting of a tube made of plastic or rubber; for draining fluids within the body

    Synonyms:
    electrical shunt, bypass

  4. shunt(verb)

    transfer to another track, of trains

  5. shunt(verb)

    provide with or divert by means of an electrical shunt

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shunt(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    [England.] switch (from one set of rails to another)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bypass, diversion, derivation

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