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1. shunt

noun. ['ˈʃʌnt'] a passage by which a bodily fluid (especially blood) is diverted from one channel to another.

Synonyms

  • passageway
  • bypass
  • passage

Antonyms

  • veer
  • back
  • stand still
  • stay

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Rhymes with Shunt

  • vanbrunt
  • confront
  • affront
  • stunt
  • klundt
  • grunt
  • glunt
  • front
  • brunt
  • blunt
  • sundt
  • runte
  • punt
  • pundt
  • munt
  • mundt
  • lunt
  • lundt
  • jundt
  • hunte
  • hundt
  • cunt
  • bunte
  • bunt

Sentences with shunt


1. Noun, singular or mass
A shunt is a small piece of wire located in each light bulb.

2. shunt

noun. ['ˈʃʌnt'] a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current.

Synonyms

  • electrical shunt
  • conductor
  • electric circuit
  • electrical circuit
  • bypass

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • confront
  • strengthening
  • weakening

3. shunt

verb. ['ˈʃʌnt'] transfer to another track, of trains.

Synonyms

  • transfer

Antonyms

  • export
  • import

4. shunt

verb. ['ˈʃʌnt'] provide with or divert by means of an electrical shunt.

Antonyms

  • take

5. shunt

noun. ['ˈʃʌnt'] implant consisting of a tube made of plastic or rubber; for draining fluids within the body.

Antonyms

  • closed circuit
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