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route
American English: /rut/
, /raʊt/
British English: /ruːt/

Translation of route in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (way) that's not my normal route
    ese no es el camino que suelo tomar
    air/sea route
    ruta aérea/marítima
    it's near the number fourteen bus route
    está cerca de la ruta or del recorrido del 14
    if you want to go that route (American English) [colloquial]
    si quieres hacerlo de esa manera
    Example sentences
    • Emi's limo was currently taking the scenic route, with its eventual destination as the Ishiyama mansion.
    • They both take alternate routes to reach their destination.
    • Shipping of rice to the north was hindered by privateering in shipping routes to those destinations.
  • 2 (highway)
    Example sentences
    • Some of the worst black spots occur on train routes or main arterial roads around the country.
    • New railway routes had enabled suburbs to spread far beyond the gold-rush city, so that, by 1891, Melbourne encompassed twice the area of Sydney.
    • Such information can then let them target ads for specific markets to specific bus lines or train routes.
  • 3 (delivery round)
    (American English)
    recorrido (masculine)
    she does a newspaper route
    hace un reparto de periódicos
    Example sentences
    • The benchmark run was the actual milk collection and delivery routes used by the cooperative.
    • The committee distributed weekly questionnaires on African American history, delivering them on routes primarily in black neighborhoods.
    • For example, we make sure all of the drivers on our routes deliver milk the same way.
  • 4 (Medicine)via the oral/anal route
    por vía oral/anal
    Example sentences
    • Going the blazing guns route almost always resulted in extreme failure for me.
    • A fixed canon does not solve problems, nor provide a healthy route for progress.
    • As we continue to gain technical understanding of the routes of exposure, we gain practical understanding of steps that will reduce risk.

transitive verb present participle routing or (in British English also) routeing

  • the supplies were routed through France
    enviaron las provisiones a través de Francia
    the plane was routed through Frankfurt to avoid the fog
    desviaron el avión a Francfort debido a la niebla

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