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shunt
'shunt' - used as a noun
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
3. implant consisting of a tube made of plastic or rubber; for draining fluids within the body

'shunt' - used as a verb
4. transfer to another track, of trains
5. provide with or divert by means of an electrical shunt

derived forms
1. Shunt / Plural
shunts
2. Shunt / Past
shunted
3. Shunt / Third Person
shunts
4. Shunt / Present Participle
shunting
Variations of 'shunt'
 
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