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trac·ing

 (trā′sĭng)
n.
1. A reproduction made by superimposing a transparent sheet and copying the lines of the original on it.
2. A graphic record made by a recording instrument, such as a cardiograph or seismograph.

tracing

(ˈtreɪsɪŋ)
n
1. a copy made by tracing
2. the act of making a trace
3. a record made by an instrument

trac•ing

(ˈtreɪ sɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of a person or thing that traces.
2. something that is produced by tracing.
3. a copy of a drawing, map, plan, etc., made by tracing on a transparent sheet placed over the original.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tracing - the act of drawing a plan or diagram or outlinetracing - the act of drawing a plan or diagram or outline
draftsmanship, drawing, drafting - the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams; "he learned drawing from his father"
2.tracing - a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original imagetracing - a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image
drawing - a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines; "drawings of abstract forms"; "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"
3.tracing - the discovery and description of the course of development of something; "the tracing of genealogies"
discovery, find, uncovering - the act of discovering something
Translations
نُسْخَةٌ بواسِطَة رَسْم الآثار
kopie
kalkering
rajzmásolat
eftirrit, kópía

tracing

[ˈtreɪsɪŋ]
A. N
1. (with tracing paper) → calco m
2. (electronically) → traza f
3. [of phone call] → seguimiento m
B. CPD tracing paper Npapel m de calco

tracing

n (= drawing)Durchpausen nt, → Durchzeichnen nt; (= result)Pause f

tracing

:
tracing file
nSuchkartei f
tracing paper
nPauspapier nt
tracing service
nSuchdienst m

trace

(treis) noun
1. a mark or sign left by something. There were traces of egg on the plate; There's still no trace of the missing child.
2. a small amount. Traces of poison were found in the cup.
verb
1. to follow or discover by means of clues, evidence etc. The police have traced him to London; The source of the infection has not yet been traced.
2. to make a copy of (a picture etc) by putting transparent paper over it and drawing the outline etc. I traced the map.
ˈtracing noun
a copy made by tracing. I made a tracing of the diagram.
trace elements
elements that are needed in small quantities for the growing and developing of animal and plant life.
ˈtracing-paper noun
thin transparent paper used for tracing.

trac·ing

n. trazo, gráfica descriptiva que hace un instrumento al registrar un movimiento.

tracing

n (ECG, etc.) registro
References in periodicals archive ?
The initial lateral cephalometric tracing showed that the patient had a Class II skeletal relationship due to mandibular retrognathy, a normal vertical pattern, and normal upper and proclined lower incisors (Figure 2a; Table 1).
His cephalometric tracing showed treatment progress (Fig 3) with favorable changes in SNA, ANB, and soft tissue subnasale and upper lip advancement which reduced his profile concavity at end of week 10 of initiation of treatment.
A lateral cephalometric tracing will show the steeper mandibular plane.