trade route

noun
any route usually taken by merchant ships, caravans, etc.

Origin:
1875–80

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Example sentences
He is certainly not cruising on a trade route, or his presence would long ere this have been reported-Times.
Every trade route was flanked by fortifications whence baronial exactions could be levied on the traders.
Each is a major trade route near impoverished shores.
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