Mudcat Café message #3343447 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #22617   Message #3343447
Posted By: GUEST
26-Apr-12 - 06:48 AM
Thread Name: Origin: High Germany
Subject: RE: Origin: High Germany
>>This meaning of rout is a call up or deployment.

I've never heard that meaning of rout before, and can't find the etymology for it online. Is it slang?

Many thanks.