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detour

noun alternate route, by-pass, by-passage, cirruitous route, deflection, departure, deviation, deviation from a direct course, digression, diversion, excursion, indirect path, loop, roundabout course, temporary route, wrong course
Associated concepts: detour from course of employment, frolic and detour

detour

verb aberrare, alter one's course, avoid, change direction, change the bearing, circuit, deflect, depart from, depart from one's course, deviate, deviate from a direct course, digress, divert, divert from its course, drift, encircle, excurse, go around, go out of one's way, go out of the path, go out of the way, go round about, make a circuit, meander, perrorm a circuit, ramble, sidestep, skirt, stray, swerve, take a circuitous route, take a roundabout course, take a tempooary route, take an alternate highway, take an alternate route, take an indirect way, turn aside, vary, veer
Associated concepts: detour from course of employment, frolick and detour
See also: avoidance, deter, deviation, digress, digression, evasion
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Route 007 that operates Zayed First Street will be detoured to Fourth Street going through Hamdan Street to Sixth Street, and then follow the normal route.
Southbound traffic off Barger Drive will be detoured to Echo Hollow Road.
Business 54 traffic south of Route O and Route O just east of the Business 54 intersection will be closed and traffic will be detoured around the roundabout construction site.
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Traffic will be detoured onto either Sierra Highway or 10th Street West, depending on which section is closed each night, Caltrans said.
Northbound Sepulveda Boulevard traffic will be detoured around the tunnel so vehicles can still enter LAX and travel through the airport area during this period.
Travelers from Bolton, Leominster, and Lunenburg will be detoured off of Route 117 as follows: Traffic from the west (Leominster) will be detoured on Langen Road to George Hill Road to Main Street to Creamery Road to Route 117.
25 /PRNewswire/ -- SEPTA bus Routes 27, 32 and C will be detoured in Center City from 11 p.
SPRINGFIELD - One of Lane Transit District's busiest routes, Gateway 12, will be detoured beginning Friday and through early October.
Traffic will be detoured off the freeway along Sierra Highway to Avenue S.
Traffic will be detoured around the tunnel so vehicles can enter and leave LAX and travel through the airport area during these periods.
Traffic from the west will be detoured down Langen Road to George Hill Road to Main Street to Creamery Road to Route 117.