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In a battle, a rout is a complete desertion of a unit of troops. As apposed to a fall back or a retreat, a rout involves litteraly legging it as far and fast as possible. Used often by the french
The soldiers were so afraid they chose to rout.
by Vito21 June 22, 2006

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