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rout

a group of three or more people proceeding to commit an illegal act.

ROUT, crim. law. A disturbance of the peace by persons assembled together with an intention to do a thing, which, if executed, would have made them rioters, and actually making a motion towards the execution of their purpose.
     2. It generally agrees in all particulars with a riot, except only in this, that it may be a complete offence without the execution of the intended enterprise. Hawk. c. 65, s. 14; 1 Russ. on Cr. 253; 4 Bl. Com. 140; Vin. Abr. Riots, &c., A 2 Com. Dig. Forcible Entry, D 9.

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Rout to have steam up to-morrow afternoon at one o'clock sharp.
Rout likewise wrote letters; only no one on board knew how chatty he could be pen in hand, because the chief engineer had enough imagination to keep his desk locked.
Rout," stuttered the young man, very red in the face, "I must say .
But the Achaeans did not lose it long, for Ajax, foremost of all the Danaans after the son of Peleus alike in stature and prowess, quickly rallied them and made towards the front like a wild boar upon the mountains when he stands at bay in the forest glades and routs the hounds and lusty youths that have attacked him--even so did Ajax son of Telamon passing easily in among the phalanxes of the Trojans, disperse those who had bestridden Patroclus and were most bent on winning glory by dragging him off to their city.
Thereon the son of Saturn seized his bright tasselled aegis, and veiled Ida in cloud: he sent forth his lightnings and his thunders, and as he shook his aegis he gave victory to the Trojans and routed the Achaeans.
Rout joined BJP in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, BJP vice-president Baijayant Panda among others.
If you rout the sides first, the split-out will occur on the previously shaped edge (see photo on the left).
Chairman of the committee raised the point that why the government was wasting money on costlier routs as it could embarked upon the short and relatively cheaper routs.
If the escape routes are NSEW, the layer-biased routing will block the routing of those escapes in the opposite bias (FIGURE 3).
To this end, the data packet is finally routed to a data sink by referring to the route record that the data source computed and appended in the packet.
The latest sequence number is always preferred to use, which helps to keep away from impaired routes. The route having least amount of hops is used in the case of two similar sequence numbers.
A designer must not only get a layout routed, but the design must perform electrically.