trade route


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trade route

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

trade′ route`


n.
any route usu. taken by merchant ships, caravans, etc.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trade route - a lane at sea that is a regularly used route for vesselstrade route - a lane at sea that is a regularly used route for vessels
lane - a well-defined track or path; for e.g. swimmers or lines of traffic
2.trade route - a route followed by traders (usually in caravans)trade route - a route followed by traders (usually in caravans)
itinerary, route, path - an established line of travel or access
Translations

trade route

nHandelsweg m, → Handelsstraße f

trade route

nrotta commerciale
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Not a steamer route nor trade route crosses this stretch of ocean.
The Irish premier has said that a no-deal Brexit would have a severe impact on the Holyhead/ Dublin trade route.
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After the devastating earthquake, the trade route was closed.
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Despite the long proposed Trans Kalahari Railway line which is hailed as an appropriate tool to the development agenda and African renaissance, BR has proposed another trade route linking Botswana with South Africa.
The y werecharged for illegal import of gold fromTibet via illegal trade route and withoutprior approval from the Royal MonetaryAuthority.
The trans-regional trade route encompasses railways and highways, and connects Torghondi, Herat, and Aqina, Faryab with the route.
Summary: Islamabad [Pakistan], May 3 (ANI): Pakistan has reopened a major trade route with Afghanistan, the Ghulam Khan pass after four years.
Bon Hotels International West Africa director Bernard Cassar said the opening of the boutique-style hotel is in line with the company's vision to establish a trade route.
According to Orr 'From a long-term perspective, establishing a trade route through Pakistan and Afghanistan would introduce the option of increasing the ease of trading directly with Iran, from whom China currently gets the bulk of its oil and has significant two-way trade.