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Can i mount a deore XT shift lever on a drop bar?

You're correct that the 22.2mm clamp will not work on the wider drop bar. I don't know of any after market clamps that will replace the current clamp and fit the drop bar. For the Shimano XT, T8000, ...
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Can i mount a deore XT shift lever on a drop bar?

If you're interested in an alternate solution, there are some "alt-bars" that have the mtb-standard diameter but allow a more aero position. I have Surly's Corner Bar on my mtb/gravel hybrid ...
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Can i mount a deore XT shift lever on a drop bar?

There are options the other way around (using a road groupset on a flat handlebar), but I'm not aware of options to use MTB components on a drop handlebar. The T8000 series is to my knowledge a niche ...
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