shunt - Dictionary definition and meaning for word shunt
what happens when current is shunted, it diverts (electronics term)
S+hunt... imagine a group of hunters while they were shooting in hunting, a group of elephants attacked and turned their jeeps aside
SHUN(t)- to keep away..so to sidetrack,,turn aside..
SHUNT or TRANSPLANT is to remove and establish elsewhere, to move from one track to the other.