Definition of Shunting. Meaning of Shunting. Synonyms of Shunting

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Definition of Shunting

Shunting
Shunt Shunt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Shunted; p. pr. & vb. n. Shunting.] [Prov. E., to move from, to put off, fr. OE. shunten, schunten, schounten; cf. D. schuinte a slant, slope, Icel. skunda to hasten. Cf. Shun.] 1. To shun; to move from. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] 2. To cause to move suddenly; to give a sudden start to; to shove. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] --Ash. 3. To turn off to one side; especially, to turn off, as a grain or a car upon a side track; to switch off; to shift. For shunting your late partner on to me. --T. Hughes. 4. (Elec.) To provide with a shunt; as, to shunt a galvanometer.
Shunting
Shunting Shunt"ing, p. pr. & vb. n. of Shunt. Specif.: vb. n. (a) (Railroads) Switching; as, shunting engine, yard, etc. [British] (b) (Finance) Arbitrage conducted between certain local markets without the necessity of the exchange involved in foreign arbitrage. [Great Britain]

Meaning of Shunting from wikipedia

- Shunting is an event in the neuron which occurs when an excitatory postsynaptic potential and an inhibitory postsynaptic potential are occurring close...
- candidates for shunting. The catheter is most commonly placed in the abdomen but other locations include the heart and lungs. Shunts can often be named...
- for shunt describes deviation from this ideal. A normal lung is imperfectly ventilated and perfused, and a small degree of intrapulmonary shunting is normal...
- atriocaval shunt Blalock–Taussig shunt cardiac shunt cerebral shunt Cimino shunt distal splenorenal shunt lumbar–peritoneal shunt peritoneovenous shunt portosystemic...
- named the "shunting yard" algorithm because its operation resembles that of a railroad shunting yard. Dijkstra first described the Shunting Yard Algorithm...
- In electronics, a shunt is a device which creates a low-resistance path for electric current, to allow it to p**** around another point in the circuit...
- liver disease the shunting of portal blood away from hepatocytes is usually well tolerated. However, in some cases suddenly shunting portal blood flow...
- termed "shunting" because of the synaptic conductance short-circuit currents that are generated at adjacent excitatory synapses. If a shunting inhibitory...
- because of weight restrictions) shunting operations have in the past been effected by horses or capstans. A CIE 141 Cl**** shunting the Enterprise rolling stock...
- hepatic vein. It is used to treat portal hypertension. VASP (Vesicoamniotic shunting procedure): Fetal lower urinary tract outflow obstruction prevents the...
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