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  1. A route used in mountaineering, specifically rock climbing.
verb (traverses, traversing, traversed)
  1. (transitive) To travel across, often under difficult conditions.
He will have to the mountain before he gets to the other side.
  1. (transitive) (computing) To visit all parts of; to explore thoroughly; as, to traverse all nodes in a network.
    Etymology: From Latin trans across + versus turned, perfect passive participle of versare, turn

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