header record

header record

[′hed·ər ‚rek·ərd]
(computer science)
Computer input record containing common, constant, or identifying information for records that follow.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Actually, IP allows a packet's route to be traced using the IP header record route option.