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English definition of “en route”

en route

adverb (US also enroute)     /ˌɒnˈruːt/ US  /ˌɑːn-/
on the way to or from somewhere : I stopped en route (to the party ) and got some wine . The bomb exploded while the plane was en route from Paris to Tokyo.Direction of motionPoints of the compass
(Definition of en route adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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