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Synonyms for bypass

get round

go round



Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for bypass

the act, an instance, or a means of avoiding

to pass around but not through

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for bypass

a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center

a surgically created shunt (usually around a damaged part)

Related Words

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

avoid something unpleasant or laborious

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
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Following that study there was a full public examination where the regional planning guidance panel heard comprehensive evidence on the bypasses, including some from the Chamber of Commerce.
The couple can eliminate estate taxes if the first spouse directs her assets that can be sheltered by the unified credit ($675,000) into a trust that "bypasses" the husband's estate.
Dozens of bypasses and widening schemes were axed to reduce the road- building budget from pounds 6billion to pounds 1.4billion.
Bypasses are also magnets for Wal-Mart and other discounters attracted to the large, cheap, and often unzoned sites along the bypass.
In Ontario, for instance, non-emergency waits for coronary bypasses can last up to three months.
Yet while people who have undergone bypasses do experience a reduction in severe chest pain (angina), the benefits of surgery eventually wear off.
Other bypasses in Nairobi are Nairobi Southern Bypass, Nairobi Northern Bypass, and Nairobi Eastern Bypass.
Stroud said general contractors that specifically focus on water and wastewater often are more successful with bypasses than basic general contractors.
The proposal of East and West Bypasses were rejected due to their high cost and other technical problems.
She added that decisions on the outcome of funding for two other bypasses would be announced soon.