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router1

[rou-ter]
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noun
  1. any of various tools or machines for routing, hollowing out, or furrowing.
  2. Also called router plane. Carpentry. a plane for cutting interior angles, as at the bottom of a groove.
  3. a machine or tool for cutting into or below a main surface, as of a die or engraving plate.
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verb (used with object)
  1. to cut with a router.
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Origin of router1

First recorded in 1840–50; rout2 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for routered

router1

noun
  1. any of various tools or machines for hollowing out, cutting grooves, etc
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router2

noun
  1. computing a device that allows packets of data to be moved efficiently between two points on a network
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Word Origin and History for routered

router

n.

"cutter that removes wood from a groove," 1818, from rout "poke about, rummage" (1540s), originally of swine digging with the snout; a variant of root (v.1).

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

routered in Science

router

[routər]
  1. A device in a network that handles message transfers between computers. A router receives information and forwards it based on what the router determines to be the most efficient route at the time of transfer.
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