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path meaning

[ pɑ:θ ]   Pronunciation:
Synonyms of "path""path" in a sentence
MeaningMobile
  • Noun: path  pãth
    1. A course of conduct
      "the path of virtue"; "our paths in life led us apart"; "genius usually follows a revolutionary path"
      - way, way of life 
    2. A way especially designed for a particular use 
    3. An established line of travel or access
      - route, itinerary 
    4. A line or route along which something travels or moves
      "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"
      - track, course

    Derived forms: paths

    Type of: course, course of action, line, way

    Encyclopedia: Path


  • [Architecture]

    A footway; a footpath.


  • [Medicine]
    n pl paths
    1 : the way or route traversed by something ‹the sweat glands are the chief paths by which water reaches the surface of the skin —Morris Fishbein›
    2 : PATHWAY 1 ‹the optic path from the retina to the cerebral cortex›
    path
    abbr pathological; pathology

  • [Computer]
    1. <networking> A bang path or explicitly routed Internet address; a node-by-node specification of a link between two machines.

    2. <file system> pathname.

    3. <operating system> The list of directories the kernel (under Unix) or the command interpreter (under MS-DOS) searches for executables. It is stored as part of the environment in both operating systems.

    Other, similar constructs abound under Unix; the C preprocessor, for example, uses such a search path to locate "#include" files.
Examples
  • The bold path is the path of safety.
  • The bold path is the path of safety.
  • Often they mark the path with buoys.
  • The path is very slippery, so watch your step.
  • They cleaved a path through the wilderness.
  • Along the ravine there was a mule path.
  • Of course, alternate paths are common.
  • The path is too narrow for a truck to pass.
  • We seem to have wandered from the path.
  • They hewed a path through the jungle.
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