Diversion  

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  1. A tactic used to draw attention away from the real threat or action.
  2. A hobby; an activity that distracts the mind.

Etymology

From Middle English diverten, from Old French divertir (“to turn or go different ways, part, separate, divert”), from di- (“apart”) + vertere (“to turn”); see verse.

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