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route

1. US a main road between cities
2. Mountaineering the direction or course taken by a climb
3. Med the means by which a drug or agent is administered or enters the body, such as by mouth or by injection

route

[rüt or rau̇t]
(navigation)
The prescribed course to be traveled from a specific point of origin to a specific destination.

route

A defined path consisting of one or more courses in a horizontal plane, which an aircraft traverses over the surface of the earth.

route

(networking)
/root/ The sequence of hosts, routers, bridges, gateways, and other devices that network traffic takes, or could take, from its source to its destination. As a verb, to determine the link down which to send a packet, that will minimise its total journey time according to some routeing algorithm.

You can find the route from your computer to another using the program traceroute on Unix or tracert on Microsoft Windows.
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The reactive routing protocols shows higher delay as compared to proactive routing protocols because it established routes on demand basis but advantages of reactive routing protocols is lower packet drops.
Mohammed Abdullah Al Ali, director of planning & business development, RTA Public Transport Agency, said: "The launch of 11 new bus routes aims to meet the needs of riders of public transport means i.e.
The new route is anticipated to shorten to a day-and-a-half the three to five weeks of shipping time through the Manila-Jakarta-Bitung route.
The first of these new routes is Route (F02), which starts at Al Fahidi Metro Station, heading to Al Karama via Al Mankhool and Burjuman.
The biggest change is to LTD's Veneta route, where westbound bus traffic will reach the West Lane Shopping Center, past Territorial Highway along Highway 126.
Given the huge contrast in the infrastructural quality and spatial proximity of the two routes, the eastern route is destined to effectively become the primary route, the government rhetoric about having prioritised the western route notwithstanding.
What about those times when you're flying from Podunk to Nowhere and there's no data on previous ATC routes? Try looking at routes between nearby airports instead.
Northbound traffic will be detoured off Route 140 at the Dana Hill intersection.
Katie Bland, director of Routes, said: "Routes is where the aviation industry decides where people will fly in the future.
The destination node evaluates the routes based on proposed cumulative metric in (4).
With the addition of the new routes, Wizz Air's route network in Larnaca will now grow to a total of 6 routes to 5 different countries.