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Definition of 'shunt'

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  1. a passage by which a bodily fluid (especially blood) is diverted from one channel to another; "an arteriovenus shunt"
  2. a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current
       Synonyms: electrical shunt bypass
  3. implant consisting of a tube made of plastic or rubber; for draining fluids within the body


  1. transfer to another track, of trains
  2. provide with or divert by means of an electrical shunt

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