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route

noun [C]  us   /rut, rɑʊt/
a particular way or direction between places: The most direct route is to take the expressway. A route is also a fixed path for regularly moving or delivering people or things: bus routes a supply route
Translations of “route”
in Arabic طَرْيق…
in Korean 길, 노선…
in Malaysian laluan…
in French chemin, itinéraire…
in Turkish yol, güzergâh, usül…
in Italian itinerario, tragitto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 路線, 路途, 航線…
in Russian маршрут, средство, путь…
in Polish droga, trasa…
in Vietnamese lộ trình…
in Spanish camino, itinerario…
in Portuguese caminho, rota, trajeto…
in Thai เส้นทาง…
in German die Route…
in Catalan ruta…
in Japanese ルート, 道筋, 路線…
in Indonesian jalan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 路线, 路途, 航线…
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