Definition of diverter in US English:

diverter

noun

  • See divert

    • ‘You can buy diverters that cost less than £5, which will channel water from a downpipe to a water butt or hose.’
    • ‘Commercial roof washers range in price from $100 for a water diverter to $600 for a separate roof washer.’
    • ‘Remove the plumbing fixtures, faucet, handles, shower diverter, drain lever, and water valves.’
    • ‘Another option being investigated is using a pad on the floor and placing flow diverters over some of the ducts to divert the air upward away from the floor.’
    • ‘Coolant is now circulating through the engine and coming out through the diverter on the top of the radiator.’