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addaword.gifdefinition of desire path

noun
(also desire line)
a planning term referring to a path made by walkers or cyclists, as opposed to one that is officially planned
A paper by Carl Myhill examines how companies can be successful by focusing on the desire lines of their products and customers:
Submitted from United Kingdom on 11/07/2012 14:10:00
Definition of desire path from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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