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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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All commercial vehicles coming from SITE area to proceed towards Shara-e-Faisal or Karsaz will be diverted from Liaquatabd No.
At the junction the diverted traffic travels northbound along the A446 and joins the M42 northbound carriageway at M42 junction 9.
Eight patients had to be diverted from the hospital's A&E because it had become "overstretched".
He did not rule more flights diverted to Paphos if the phenomenon continues in the next few days.
As a result to the extreme low visibility conditions at Abu Dhabi International Airport this morning, 37 aircraft were diverted to other airports in the region due to the operational challenges posed by such weather," Adac said.
As a result of the extremely low visibility conditions at Abu Dhabi International Airport, 37 aircraft were diverted to other airports in the region due to the operational challenges posed by such weather," said Abu Dhabi Airports in an official statement.
Qantas said the flight was diverted as a safety precaution and the plane landed safely without incident.
It was diverted to Birmingham, refuelled and made its way up here.
l Traffic from Bshara al-Khoury crossroad toward downtown Beirut will be diverted toward Elias Sarkis highway in Sodeco.
A spokeswoman said: "Whoever set up the pornographic website has put a link on it so people accessing our website were diverted to it.
A HOLIDAY jet had to be diverted after a fight on board between two women passengers.
A spokesman for the airport said that the flight was diverted to Prestwick as a precaution, the BBC reported.