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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (way between one point and another)
a. route
Tomamos la ruta turística por el centro de la isla.We took the scenic route through the middle of the island.
2. (road) (Southern Cone)
a. road
Esa ruta está llena de baches.That road is filled with potholes.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. route
en ruta (hacia)en route (to)
en rutaon the road
la seguridad en rutasafety on the roads, road safety
ruta marítimasea o shipping lane
ruta de vueloflight path
ruta marítimasea lane
ruta turísticascenic route
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1 [de un viaje] route
ponerse en ruta
2 (camino)
ruta aérea air route; airway
ruta de la seda silk route; silk road
Ruta Jacobea Way of St James pilgrim road to Santiago de Compostela; (pilgrim road to Santiago de Compostela)
La [ruta de la seda] es también de los contrastes: en su vertiente pakistani el camino transcurre por estrechos y profundos valles, rodeados de verticales paredes.
3 (S. Cone) (carretera) road
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Phrases with "ruta"
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hoja de ruta
Esta vez no vamos por ese camino. Seguimos otra ruta.
We're not taking that road this time. We're taking another route.
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