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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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A straight edge or level should be used to ensure proper alignment of the divert bank.
Approach then came back, "304, 302, 102 and 114, hook up, your signal is divert.
The Co-operative's waste back-haul project helps divert all food store waste away from landfill whilst also radically reducing road miles and operating costs.
The crew of Turkish Airlines flight THY-1 from Istanbul in Turkey declared a medical emergency and opted to divert to Dublin requesting priority clearance and landing.
sserting no signs of threat from China in regard of river diversion, Handique said though there have been such proposals to divert Brahmaputra, but China has been continuously been saying that 'we have no plans to divert the Brahmaputra river'.
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.
Recently there seems to have been a spate of incidents in which European airliners bound for US destinations have been forced to divert to other US airports because that country's authorities were unhappy to find a passenger's name or date of birth matching, or nearly matching, one on the TSA's 'no fly list'.
Instead, the adoption of those generic spending bills for health and human services, education, and housing has posed an opportunity for a handful of influential congressmen and senators to divert this money for their own specific "earmarked" projects.