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To move past or around an area or object - synonyms or related words

pass

verb

to go past something

round

verb

to go around something

clear

verb

to go over, under, or past an object without touching it

pass by

to go past

shave

verb

to pass very close to something

circumvent

verb

formal

to go around something that is stopping you from going where you want

circumnavigate

verb

formal

to sail or fly completely around something, especially the world or an island

detour

verb

to go from one place to another by a way that is not the shortest or usual way

avoid

verb

to try not to go near someone or something

range

verb

to move with complete freedom around a large area

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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