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deflect
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • He picked up a fork and began shoveling scrambled eggs into his mouth, hoping to deflect any invitation to join in this part of the conversation.
  • "Incarc-"Harry roared, but Snape deflected the spell with an almost lazy flick of his arm.
  • "Blocked again and again and again until you learn to keep your mouth shut and your mind closed, Potter!" sneered Snape, deflecting the curse once more.

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  • deflect blame from herself
  • trucks designed to deflect improvised-explosive-device blasts

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