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track·ing

 (trăk′ĭng)
n.
1. The placing of students in any of several courses of study according to ability, achievement, or needs. Also called ability grouping.
2. The position of a magnetic tape as it moves across magnetic heads, as in a VCR.
3. The lateral pressure of a phonograph needle as it tracks in a groove.

tracking

(ˈtrækɪŋ)
n
1. the act or process of following something or someone
2. (Electrical Engineering) electrical engineering a leakage of electric current between two points separated by an insulating material caused by dirt, carbon particles, moisture, etc
3. (Automotive Engineering) the way wheels on a vehicle are aligned
4. (Electronics) a function of a video cassette recorder, which adjusts the alignment of the heads in order to achieve the best possible audio and video reproduction from each recording

track′ sys`tem


n.
a system of separating students into groups or classes according to scholastic ability.
[1955–60]

tracking

1. Precise and continuous position-finding of targets by radar, optical, or other means. (DOD)
2. In air intercept, a code meaning, "By my evaluation, target is steering true course indicated."

tracking

Moving along with a camera to follow the action
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tracking - the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behindtracking - the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
chase, pursual, pursuit, following - the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture; "the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"
Translations
alignement des palespistagepoursuite

tracking

[ˈtrækɪŋ]
A. Nrastreo m
B. CPD tracking device Ndispositivo m de localización
tracking shot N (Cine, TV) → travelling m
tracking station Nestación f de seguimiento

tracking

nVerfolgen nt
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portal, Mother and Child Tracking System (MCTS), Nikshay, National Vector Borne Disease Control
Summary: Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], July 5 (ANI): Child sex ratio at birth has increased to 948 girls per 1,000 boys, Rajasthan's health department said citing data retrieved with the help of pregnancy and child tracking system (PCTS).
The capital children guide can be uploaded to the smartphone where the parent is required to enter the code of the child in the system, and the child tracking feature in the system is activated, positioning the child inside and outside the premises.
Summary: VIVA launches the Kingdom's first-ever 'Connected Life' digital solutions, with smart technologies tailored for homes and cars, and portable devices for child tracking and health monitoring.
"Connected security and energy solutions under VIVA Connected Life are tailored for homes and cars, along with portable devices for child tracking and health monitoring, link various aspects of customers' everyday lives."
Recently we have launched the advanced version of Kids Tablet which comes with 3G calling, SOS function, child tracking and complete parental control.
He informed that they were also suggested in the draft that violator of the law will be sentenced minimum 02 years and maximum 03 years prisons while they will be also fined 0.5 million rupees, adding that because of the lack of law child tracking of girls were on the rise in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Amber Alert GPS, a leader in child tracking and family safety, will provide its technology to the State of Utah to issue these alerts via the LEAP portal at no cost.
"We talked about the consequences of eventually one day the donor child tracking me down when they reach the age of 18 and the impact that could have.

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