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end-aroundnoun [C]

uk   us   US
a ​solution to a problem that ​avoids the problem rather than ​dealing with it directly: We're not ​officiallyallowed to use outside ​contractors, so we'll need to do an end-around to ​bypass that ​rule.
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end-around
adjective [before noun]
The ​vehicles cannot be ​legallyimported, but an end-around ​solution would be to ​import the ​parts and ​assemble them here.
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