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Meaning & Definition of Bypass in English

English

Bypass

/baɪpæs/

noun

1. A highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center

    synonym:
  • beltway
  • ,
  • bypass
  • ,
  • ring road
  • ,
  • ringway

2. A surgically created shunt (usually around a damaged part)

    synonym:
  • bypass

3. A conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current

    synonym:
  • shunt
  • ,
  • electrical shunt
  • ,
  • bypass

verb

1. Avoid something unpleasant or laborious

  • "You cannot bypass these rules!"
    synonym:
  • bypass
  • ,
  • short-circuit
  • ,
  • go around
  • ,
  • get around