There are 2 definitions of router in English:

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Line breaks: rout¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈraʊtə
 
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noun

  • A power tool with a shaped cutter, used in carpentry for making grooves for joints, decorative mouldings, etc..
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    • He needs a variety of power tools, drills, routers, circular saws, jigsaws and packets of blades.
    • But shapers are expensive and routers lack the power to cut the profile in one pass.
    • That equipment included glass and mat cutters, a frame chopper, router and other tools.

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There are 2 definitions of router in English:

router2

Line breaks: rout¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈruːtə
 
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noun

  • A device which forwards data packets to the appropriate parts of a computer network.
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    • By sending malformed control messages a cracker could cause devices such as VoIP routers running the vulnerable software to reload.
    • The network routers do not know if the packets they forward contain healthcare information or movies.
    • Testing with a router and a notebook computer in the empty townhouse before we moved in, the signal looked good initially.

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