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track

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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"Strange, Watson, that we should see tracks all along our line, but never a cow on the whole moor.
"Can you recall that the tracks were sometimes like that, Watson"--he arranged a number of bread-crumbs in this fashion--
This fellow Hayes had shod his horses with shoes which counterfeited the tracks of cows.
at last we are on the dear boy's track. It is his cap."
In the middle of it, clearly marked on the sodden soil, was the track of a bicycle.
At last, having collected enough to keep life in him, he departed for Europe, and tracked his enemies from city to city, working his way in any menial capacity, but never overtaking the fugitives.
The procession of buffaloes lasted three full hours, and it was night before the track was clear.
Standing close to the inside edge of the track was a dapper young man with a light switch cane.
After the yell, he had one moment of indecision; then he turned and darted up the track.
Like a frightened rabbit, the mad roar at his heels, the young man tore up the track to an open space on the hillside, up which he clawed and disappeared among the trees.
"What's that woman doing?" Saxon asked, calling attention to an elderly woman beneath them on the track, who had sat down and was pulling from her foot an elastic-sided shoe of generous dimensions.
You think he is tracked, pursued, captured; he is advancing as rapidly as his own eagles.