Definition of track. Meaning of track. Synonyms of track
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Definition of track
TrackTrack Track, n. [OF. trac track of horses, mules, trace of
animals; of Teutonic origin; cf.D. trek a drawing, trekken to
draw, travel, march, MHG. trechen, pret. trach. Cf. Trick.]
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. (Zo["o]l.) 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. [Perhaps a mistake for tract.] A tract or area, as of
land. [Obs.] ``Small tracks of ground.' --Fuller.
Track scale, a railway scale. See under Railway. TrackTrack Track, v. t. [imp. & p. p. tracked; p. pr. & vb. n.
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
It was often found impossible to track the robbers to
their retreats among the hills and morasses.
2. (Naut.) To draw along continuously, as a vessel, by a
line, men or animals on shore being the motive power; to
Meaning of track from wikipedia
to: trail animal tracks
left on surfaces
that an animal
walk across. a conference track
is a group
is a sport comprising various competitive athletic contests based
, and throwing. running track around
- track cycling
is a bicycle racing sport usually
held on specially built banked tracks
s (but many events
are held at older
- the track
on a railway
, also known
as the permanent
way, is the structure consisting
of the rails, fasteners, sleepers
- rail transport
is a means
, by way of wheeled vehicles running
on rail tracks
. it is also commonly
- a race track
(or 'racetrack', 'racing track' or 'racing circuit') is a facility built
(e.g. horse racing
- the most common types
of athletics competitions
, road running
, cross country running
, and race walking
- record masters
were cut directly
from a three-track to two-track mixdown
console, with all editing
of the master tapes
done on the
tracks, also called
tracks, are a system
of vehicle propulsion
band of treads
- the standard gauge
the stephenson gauge after george stephenson
, uic (track) gauge, international gauge
gauge) is a