path, route, itinerary(noun)
an established line of travel or access
an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
send documents or materials to appropriate destinations
send via a specific route
divert in a specified direction
"divert the low voltage to the engine cylinders"
A course or way which is traveled or passed.
A regular itinerary of stops, or the path followed between these stops, such as for delivery or passenger transportation.
A road or path; often specifically a highway.
Follow Route 49 out of town.
An option for how to solve a given problem or achieve a given goal: a method, a way, a path, an approach.
To direct or divert along a particular course.
All incoming mail was routed through a single office.
to connect two local area networks, thereby forming an internet
Origin: route, rote
the course or way which is traveled or passed, or is to be passed; a passing; a course; a road or path; a march
Origin: [OE. & F. route, OF. rote, fr. L. rupta (sc. via), fr. ruptus, p. p. of rumpere to break; hence, literally, a broken or beaten way or path. See Rout, and cf. Rut a track.]
A route in a geographic information system (GIS) is: ⁕Any line feature, such as a street, highway, river, or pipe, that has a unique identifier. ⁕A path through a network.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rōōt, n. a course to be traversed: a line of march: road: track.—n. Route′-step, an order of march in which soldiers are not required to keep step.—Star route, in the United States, a post route by means other than steam, the blank contracts for which have three groups of four stars. [Fr.,—L. rupta (via), 'a broken way.']
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
The prescribed course to be traveled from a specific point of origin to a specific destination. See also controlled route; dispatch route; lateral route; reserved route; supervised route.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'route' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1880
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'route' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1728
Rank popularity for the word 'route' in Nouns Frequency: #609
outer, outre, outré
The numerical value of route in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of route in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Translations for route
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- rutaCatalan, Valencian
- trasa, směrovat, cestaCzech
- Pfad, Weg, Route, StraßeGerman
- vojiro, irvojo, vojo, itineroEsperanto
- reitittää, reitti, tie, ohjataFinnish
- route, cheminFrench
- sligheScottish Gaelic
- ճանապարհ, երթուղիArmenian
- connettere, strada, avviare, instradare, percorso, via, dirigereItalian
- 道筋, 通路, 手段, ルート, 路線Japanese
- გზა, კურსიGeorgian
- 경로, 노선, 길Korean
- ara, riunga, pēheatanga, pēwheatangaMāori
- leiden, sturenDutch
- rota, rotear, percurso, caminho, jeitoPortuguese
- дорога, трасса, маршрут, курс, путьRussian
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