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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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Kramer's deep, rich voice sometimes seems a bit too heavy in depicting the anguished, sensitive Tucker, but he never lets listeners lose track of Tucker as a driven professional and loving father.
Since I was climbing these trees all the time, I would lose track of the fact that one of them was dangerous.
Businesses lose track of owners, owners forget about the assets, or the owner dies and the family is unaware of the property.
For instance, in the skein of Wonham's nineteen readings, while even veteran readers of Chesnutt's stories may lose track of the distinctions of each, Wonham has not; his habit of recalling the details of earlier stories as he enters another reading both clarifies and particularizes our sense of Chesnutt's preoccupations.
I marked the calendar with every pill I swallowed so I wouldn't lose track. I had taken steroids twice before and knew my body could be fooled into doing things at a speeded-up rate.
Beth, Jon, and Kate lose track of their lives every day.
Surrounded by mysterious noises and flutters, it's easy for a hiker to become absorbed in another world and to lose track of the group.
"When markets are improving, rents are improving and money is being made, but people lose track of the fact that you can lose money without funding capital improvements just by not having adequate controls," recalled Malkin.