redirect

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA (key): /ˈriːdʌɪrɛkt/ or /ˈriːdɪrɛkt/

Verb[change]

Plain form
redirect

Third-person singular
redirects

Past tense
redirected

Past participle
redirected

Present participle
redirecting

  1. (transitive) If you redirect something, you give it a new direction or change the direction of it.
  2. (transitive) If you redirect someone, you instruct them to go or inquire elsewhere.
  3. (computing) (transitive) If you redirect something, you substitute an address to a new location.
    You will be redirected shortly.

Noun[change]

Singular
redirect

Plural
redirects

  1. (computing) A redirect is the substitution of one address or identifier for another one to navigate to a different location.