Passerby vs Bypass - What's the difference?

passerby | bypass |


As nouns the difference between passerby and bypass

is that passerby is alternative spelling of passer-by 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.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

passerby

English

Noun

(passersby)
  • Alternative spelling of passer-by .
  • 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
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