Translation of "trace" - English-Russian dictionary

trace

verb [ T ] uk /treɪs/ us
FIND

to find someone or something that was lost

находить, обнаруживать
Police have so far failed to trace the missing woman.
ORIGIN

to find the origin of something

устанавливать происхождение чего-либо
She's traced her family back to the sixteenth century.
They were able to trace the call (= find out the number of the telephone used).
DEVELOPMENT

to describe the way something has developed over time

прослеживать
The book traces the development of women's art since the start of the century.
COPY

to copy a picture by putting transparent paper on top and following the outer line of the picture with a pen

калькировать
tracing paper

(Translation of “trace verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)