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Synonyms for track

running track

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line

keep track of something or someone

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lose track of something or someone

stop something or someone in its or their tracks

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Synonyms for track

a visible sign or mark of the passage of someone or something

evidence of passage left along a course followed by a hunted animal or fugitive

a course of action to be followed regularly

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to follow the traces or scent of, as in hunting

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to keep (another) under surveillance by moving along behind

to go across

track down: to pursue and locate

Synonyms for track

a line or route along which something travels or moves

evidence pointing to a possible solution

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a pair of parallel rails providing a runway for wheels

a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc

an endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground

(computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data

a groove on a phonograph recording

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a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll

any road or path affording passage especially a rough one

the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track

carry on the feet and deposit

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observe or plot the moving path of something

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make tracks upon

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New Delhi, February 6 (ANI): India's Foreign Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday asked United Nation Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon to get Pakistan to cooperate in tracking down the culprits of the Mumbai terror attacks.
The policemen contributed to tracking down suspects involved in a string of crimes across Bahrain.
Under this program, named Sirius Academics, teams of faculty build the course packs using materials that are not under copyright, a cost-saving measure given the expense and time of tracking down copyrights, which some universities still do, Green says.
He began tracking down war criminals after losing dozens of his family in the Holocaust.
The procedure of tracking down who he was, how he died, and who killed him makes a person wonder how anyone could get away with anything.
In response to the government's surveillance, Bell had been tracking down agents' home addresses (including Gordon's) through Department of Motor Vehicles records and showing up at their homes--and in one case stealing their mail.
The best it could do was tracking down the soft drink's ads, but there were lots of irrelevant links, including filthy sex sites.
Tracking down the Web site of a specific dance company or organization can be harder.
For example, compared with humans, dogs are "far superior at tracking down odors," says Marian Bailey, an animal behaviorist at Henderson State University in Arkansas.
True, some geneticists had begun tracking down rat genes.
While the ballyhooed larger thrifts get a certain respectful discretion, examiners have been relentless in tracking down the little guys.