a capacitor that provides a path for alternating current around a specified element in a circuit.
noun a gas turbine in which a part of the compressor delivery bypasses the combustion zone, flowing directly into or around the main exhaust gas flow to provide additional thrust Compare turbofan
noun (aeronautics) the ratio of the amount of air that bypasses the combustion chambers of an aircraft gas turbine to that passing through them
a road enabling motorists to avoid a city or other heavy traffic points or to drive around an obstruction. a secondary pipe or other channel connected with a main passage, as for conducting a liquid or gas around a fixture, pipe, or appliance. Electricity, shunt (def 9). a surgical procedure in which a diseased or […]