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divert

verb avertere, cause to bend, cause to curve, cause to deviate, cause to turn from, change the course of, deducere, deflect, derivare, deter, deviate, distract, draw aside, draw away, misappropriate, misdirect, mislead, parry, pull aside, push aside, put off the track, redirect, shift, shunt, sidetrack, swerve, turn aside, veer
Associated concepts: diversion of assets, diversion of corpooate funds, diversion of proceeds, diversion of public funds to a private purpose, diversion of trust funds, illegal diverrion, unlawful diversion
See also: alleviate, avert, cloak, deter, detour, digress, discourage, entice, hold up, misemploy, peculate, pervert, repel, rob
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The APC said the accused plan to divert the N45billion Airport loan was being masterminded with the project contractor to tamper with the terms of the loan and eliminate the clause on the presentation of milestone certificate required to avail the fund.
The department of public works and services, upon receiving the designs from the RAK Municipality, will immediately send technical teams to divert the flow of water, he noted.
A straight edge or level should be used to ensure proper alignment of the divert bank.
Instinctually, I turned toward our primary divert, the waypoint selected with a distance of 177 miles, and accelerated.
It will eventually divert more than 34,000 tonnes of food store waste away from landfill every year, which will be re-cycled, re-used, turned into energy or sold on.
It takes back to 1998 and even then, since then, they have been telling us that they have no plan to divert the waters of Brahmaputra and even earlier than that there was another proposal, that was in 1990, there was a proposal to divert the waters from Brahmaputra, but that also it never happened and all the time China is saying the same thing that 'we have no plans to divert the Brahmaputra river'," Handique said.
These used mattresses from their customers are then sent to Divert More.
Secondly, hospitals wanting to divert patients should first check with the proposed alternative A& E department to ensure the problem is not mirrored there.
Bob Stern, president of the nonpartisan Center for Governmental Studies in Los Angeles, questioned why Schwarzenegger, who has made the environment one of his top priorities, would divert money from projects that could help reduce smog and greenhouse gases.
Her medication was packed in the hold of the plane and the captain decided to divert to the nearest airport.
Only then did Dash-3 realize that his fuel had dwindled below bingo state, and he asked the flight lead how far it was to the divert field.