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How to use detouring in a sentence

As the banks of the river were giving way to marshes, he had to wade through mud and water, detouring the boggy sections.
THE TIME TRADERSANDRE NORTON
Thus the detouring added greatly to the distance the map had vouched for.
GIRL SCOUTS IN THE ADIRONDACKSLILLIAN ELIZABETH ROY
It was a long way around to the tanker Vern was on, hopping from deck to deck, detouring around open stretches.
THE KNIGHTS OF ARTHURFREDERIK POHL
Detouring around the living room, Penny went to the kitchen to prepare herself a belated breakfast.
THE WISHING WELLMILDRED A. WIRT
It will mean detouring our basic objectives, but it's necessary in order to have a project at all.
HUMAN ERRORRAYMOND F. JONES

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