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1. <file system> pathname.
2. <networking> A bang path or explicitly routed Internet address; a node-by-node specification of a link between two
3. <operating system> The list of directories the kernel
(under Unix) or the command interpreter (under MS-DOS)
searches for executables. It is stored as part of the
environment in both operating systems.
Other, similar constructs abound under Unix; the C
preprocessor, for example, uses such a search path to
locate "#include" files.
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