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routing code Syllabification: rout·ing code

Entry from US English dictionary

(also routing number)

Definition of routing code in English:


1Any of various numbers used to direct data, documents, or merchandise, including.
Example sentences
  • All the other logins had a routing code, corresponding to the network console they had used inside the building.
1.1The magnetically encoded numbers on a check.
Example sentences
  • On file, open to the public, is his driver's license, Social Security card and a cancelled check, with the routing code for drawing money out of his bank account.
1.2A numeric code that directs telephone calls or Internet traffic.
Example sentences
  • Now that we have identified where MFC entries are added, modified and deleted, we can start hooking the multicast routing code.
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