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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A route used by traveling traders or merchant ships.

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  • n. A route used by traders for commercial transport of goods.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a lane at sea that is a regularly used route for vessels
  • n. a route followed by traders (usually in caravans)

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