An example of a shunt is a heart shunt to improve blood flow in the heart.
An example of a shunt is to move to another track.
An example of shunt is to move to another lane.
Shunting traffic around an accident.
Urgent problems that society can no longer shunt aside.
To shunt a galvanometer.
Origin of shunt
- Middle English shunten to flinch
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition