n.1.A mark left by something that has passed along; as, the track, or wake, of a ship; the track of a meteor; the track of a sled or a wheel.
The bright track of his fiery car.
- Shak.
2.A mark or impression left by the foot, either of man or beast; trace; vestige; footprint.
Far from track of men.
- Milton.
3.(Zool.) The entire lower surface of the foot; - said of birds, etc.
4.A road; a beaten path.
Behold Torquatus the same track pursue.
- Dryden.
5.Course; way; as, the track of a comet.
6.A path or course laid out for a race, for exercise, etc.
7.(Railroad) The permanent way; the rails.
8.A tract or area, as of land.
Track scale
a railway scale. See under Railway.
v. t.1.To follow the tracks or traces of; to pursue by following the marks of the feet; to trace; to trail; as, to track a deer in the snow.
[imp. & p. p. tracked ; p. pr. & vb. n. tracking.]
2.(Naut.) To draw along continuously, as a vessel, by a line, men or animals on shore being the motive power; to tow.
Noun1.track - a line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"; "the track of an animal"; "the course of the river"
Synonyms: path, course
2.track - evidence pointing to a possible solution; "the police are following a promising lead"; "the trail led straight to the perpetrator"
Synonyms: lead, trail
3.track - a pair of parallel rails providing a runway for wheels
4.Tracktrack - a course over which races are run
5.track - a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc; "he played the first cut on the cd"; "the title track of the album"
Synonyms: cut
6.track - an endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground
7.track - (computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data
Synonyms: data track
8.track - a groove on a phonograph recording
9.Tracktrack - a bar or bars of rolled steel making a track along which vehicles can roll
Synonyms: rails, rail
10.track - any road or path affording passage especially a rough one
Synonyms: cart track, cartroad
11.track - the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track
Synonyms: running
Verb1.track - carry on the feet and deposit; "track mud into the house"
2.track - observe or plot the moving path of something; "track a missile"
3.track - go after with the intent to catch; "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"
4.track - travel across or pass over; "The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"
5.track - make tracks upon
(storage)track - The part of a disk which passes under one read/write head while the head is stationary. The number of tracks on a disk surface therefore corresponds to the number of different radial positions of the head(s). The collection of all tracks on all surfaces at a given radial position is known a cylinder and each track is divided into sectors.
To dream that you are tracking something or someone, suggests that you need to get in touch with some aspect of yourself. The dream may be a pun for some goal, person, or ideals which you have lost track of. To dream that you are being tracked, indicates that you need to be more careful and stand up for yourself. You need to be on your guard and on the defensive.L, Rugby, a reckoning of, account of, acrobatics, afterclap, aftercrop, aftereffect, afterglow, aftergrowth, afterimage, aftermath, aftertaste, agonistics, aim, air lane, alameda, alley, apprehend, archery ground, artery, association football, athletic field, athletics, attend, automobile racing, avenue, azimuth, backwash, badminton court, baseball field, basketball court, bathing, bearing, beat, beaten path, beaten track, bent, berm, bicycle path, billiard parlor, birthmark, blackhead, bleb, blemish, blister, boardwalk, boulevard, bowling alley, bowling green, branch, bridle path, broad hint, bulla, bureaucracy, bureaucratism, cable railway, capture, catch, catwalk, chase, check, check of, chinoiserie, cicatrix, circuit, class, clue, cog railway, come after, comedo, condensation trail, contrail, count of, course, court, cover, crack, crater, craze, cricket ground, croquet ground, croquet lawn, cue, current, daily grind, defacement, defect, deformation, deformity, diamond, direction, direction line, disfiguration, disfigurement, displace, distortion, do, dog, dog racing, drag, drift, drive, el, electric railway, elevated, elevated railway, emanate, embankment, ensue, esplanade, fairway, falcon, fastwalk, fault, feeder, feeder line, ferret out, field, find, flaw, flight path, flush, follow a clue, follow after, follow the hounds, follow up, foot pavement, football field, footpath, footprints, footstep, footway, forget, form, fowl, freckle, garden path, gentle hint, gesture, glaciarium, glimmer, glimmering, go after, go hunting, golf course, golf links, grade, gravity-operated railway, gridiron, grind, groove, gun, gym, gymnasium, gymnastics, hawk, heading, helmsmanship, hemangioma, hickey, highway, hiking trail, hint, horse racing, horse railway, hound, hunt down, ice rink, implication, impress, imprint, inclination, index, indication, infield, inkling, innuendo, insinuation, intimation, issue, itinerary, jack, jacklight, jog trot, junction, keep track of, keep up on, keep up with, keloid, kick, kink, lay, lentigo, lie, light railroad, line, line of direction, line of march, links, look, lose, lose sight of, lose track of, main line, mall, measure, metro, milium, mislay, misplace, mole, monitor, monorail, natation, navigation, needle scar, nevus, nod, nose, nose out, nudge, orbit, orientation, outfield, oval, overpass, oversee, overtake, palaestra, parade, pass over, pass through, pathway, patrol, perambulate, peregrinate, pererrate, piloting, pimple, piste, pit, playground, playing field, playroom, ply, pock, pockmark, point, polo ground, pool hall, poolroom, port-wine mark, port-wine stain, prado, primrose path, print, prints, promenade, prompt, prowl after, public walk, pustule, putting green, quarter, racecourse, racing, rack railway, rack-and-pinion railway, racket court, rail, rail line, railroad, rails, railway, range, range over, reconnoiter, record, red tape, red-tapeism, replace, result, ride to hounds, rift, rink, roadbed, roadway, round, routine, rugger, run, run down, run to earth, runway, rut, scab, scar, scent, scour, scour the country, scout, scratch, sea lane, sebaceous cyst, seek out, set, shadow, shikar, shoot, shortcut, sidetrack, sidewalk, siding, signal, signs, skating rink, slot, smell out, sniff out, soccer, soccer field, split, sport, sports, squash court, squirrel cage, stalk, start, steerage, steering, step, still-hunt, strawberry mark, street, street railway, streetcar line, stretch, sty, subway, succeed, suggestion, supervene, supervise, suspicion, sweep, swimming, switchback, symptom, tabs of, tail, tally of, telltale, tendency, tennis court, tenor, terminal, terminus, the turf, thoroughfare, tour, towing path, towpath, trace down, traces, track, track and field, track down, track of, track sports, tract, trade route, trail, traject, trajectory, trajet, tram, tramline, transit, travel over, travel through, traverse, tread, treadmill, trend, trestle, trolley line, trottoir, trunk, trunk line, tube, tumbling, turf, turnout, twist, underground, vapor trail, verruca, vesicle, vestige, voyage, wake, wale, walk, walkway, warp, wart, wash, watch, way, weal, well-worn groove, welt, wen, whisper, whitehead, wink
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Trachurus trachurus
Tracing cloth
tracing paper
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Track scale
track star
track-to-track seek time
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