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bypath Syllabification: by·path
Pronunciation: /ˈbīpaTH/

Definition of bypath in English:

noun

(also by-path)
An indirect route.
Example sentences
  • Furthermore, this is he at his most capricious, his most willing to turn down this or that bypath and still wind up at the same terminus as the main road.
  • Thus, a novel approach for the arrangement of bypaths is desired which enables increased, high speed operation.
  • We must get beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.

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