Changeover vs Bypass - What's the difference?

changeover | bypass |


As nouns the difference between changeover and bypass

is that changeover is a conversion or transition from one thing to another while bypass is a road that passes around something, such as a residential area.

As a verb bypass is

to avoid an obstacle etc, by constructing or using a bypass.

changeover

English

Noun

(wikipedia changeover) (en noun)
  • A conversion or transition from one thing to another
  • * 1999 , Rob Aben, Saskia de Wit, The Enclosed Garden
  • The changeover from dank, winding alleys to the openness, light and tranquility of the garden is utterly unexpected
  • * 2004 , Stewart Dalby, The Friends of Rathlin Island
  • The hotel receptionist added that the message came late last night. Unfortunately it had got mislaid with the changeover from the night manager.

    bypass

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia bypass) (bypasses)
  • a road that passes around something, such as a residential area
  • a circumvention
  • a section of pipe that conducts a fluid around some other fixture
  • an electrical shunt
  • (medicine) an alternative passage created to divert a bodily fluid around a damaged organ; the surgical procedure to construct such a bypass
  • Verb

    (es)
  • to avoid an obstacle etc, by constructing or using a bypass
  • to ignore the usual channels or procedures
  • Anagrams

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