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noun Substance abuse A punctate, erythematous linear scar on the skin of the extremities, neck, and groin, and on mucocutaneous surfaces, which may be accompanied by intense venous sclerosis and edema of the extremities, a typical finding in heroin addicts. Cf Skin 'popping. '.

track

(trak)
1. The path or course of a penetrating injury.
2. A treatment regimen or protocol.
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But at the same spot at 11pm, vandals were able to put cables across the tracks again, catching a passenger train which was left slightly damaged.
SEPTA Police Chief Ronald Sharpe said the effort will continue for the foreseeable future and expressed hope that today's enforcement of the law will deter others from taking a dangerous shortcut across the tracks.
MANGLED carriages lie strewn across the tracks after a horrific rail crash that killed at least 58 people and injured more than 140 yesterday.
Investigators determined the 2003 crash was entirely the fault of motorist Jacek Wysocki, who drove around a barrier and across the tracks as the train approached.
17, 1995 - Arnold Wilmont, 95 and hearing impaired, hit as he walks across the tracks in the city of Industry.
Within minutes, all of nature's fleshy blessings were being waggled across the tracks as the drunken crowds fought to outdo each other.
California Occupational Safety and Health spokesman Dean Fryer said Friday it appeared that Rackchamroon ``walked across the tracks (when exiting) instead of through an exit gate.
Jenny, 16, watched from a station platform as Dave Baguley, 17, took a short cut across the tracks.
From what we've learned so far, the employee walked across the tracks (when exiting) instead of through an exit gate,'' said Dean Fryer, a spokesman for Cal-OSHA.
A TEENAGER was killed yesterday after lying across the tracks in front of a speeding train.
A separate probe by the city of Burbank faulted Wysocki for the crash, saying he deliberately drove across the tracks into the path of the oncoming train, despite warning lights and lowered crossing gates.
In the aftermath, there was speculation that the father and grandfather who emigrated from Poland in the 1970s had made a fatal mistake in trying to get across the tracks before the train arrived.