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track

noun (MARKS)    /træk/
B2 [C usually plural] a mark or line of marks left on the ground or on another surface by an animal, person, or vehicle that has moved over it, showing the direction they moved in: Police found tyre tracks in the mud. The hunters followed the tracks of the deer for hours. The burglars were careful not to leave any tracks behind them.Holes, hollows and dips be on the track of sb/sth to be examining marks or pieces of information that show where a person or animal has gone, in order to catch them or it: The police are on the track of the killer.Pursuing
(Definition of track noun (MARKS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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