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deflect
British English: /dɪˈflɛkt/
American English: /dəˈflɛkt/

Translation of deflect in German:

transitive verb

  • (bend)
    (Fluss)
    (cause to deviate) See examples:deflect somebody/something [from somebody/something]
    jemanden/etwas [von jemandem/einer Sache] ablenken

intransitive verb

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