Tract

Tract may refer to:

  • Land lot, a section of land
  • Census tract, a geographic region defined for the purpose of taking a census
  • Tract (literature), a short written work, usually of a political or religious nature
  • Tract (liturgy), a component of Roman Catholic liturgy
  • Neural tract, a bundle of fibers that connects different parts of the central nervous system - analogous to a nerve in the peripheral nervous system
  • A collection of related anatomic structures, such as:
    • Gastrointestinal tract
    • Genitourinary tract
    • Reproductive tract
    • A grouping of feathers, e.g. primaries, auriculars, scapulars

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... aerophila is a nematode parasite found in the respiratory tract of foxes, dogs, and various other carnivorous mammals ... aerophila usually causes only minor clinical symptoms, such as irritation of the respiratory tract and coughing ...
Samuel Hammond (minister) - Biography
... This man's frauds were exposed in a tract entitled A False Jew or a Wonderful Discovery of a Scot, baptized at London for a Christian, circumcised at ... The tract contains a second title-page and pagination, which is the Declaration and Confession published by the impostor under the name of Joseph ben Israel ... Hammond also helped to write a tract attacking the Quakers, entitled The Perfect Pharise, under Monkish Holines, opposing the Fundamental Principles of the Doctrine of the Gospel, … manifesting himself in the ...
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Tract - Businesses
... Tract, an imprint of the German group VDM Publishing devoted to the reproduction of Wikipedia content ...
Central Tegmental Tract
... The central tegmental tract is a structure in the midbrain and pons ... The central tegmental tract includes ascending axonal fibers that arise from the rostral nucleus solitarius and terminate in the ventral posteromedial nucleus (VPM) of thalamus ... This latter pathway (the rubro-olivary tract) will be used to connect the contralateral cerebellum ...

Famous quotes containing the word tract:

    When the State wishes to endow an academy or university, it grants it a tract of forest land: one saw represents an academy, a gang, a university.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Mr. Bok is giving the bird sanctuary as a tract of land at this place. He is dedicating it as a bird sanctuary and putting up these bells to interest the birds in music.
    Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933)

    My lusts they do me leave,
    My fancies all be fled,
    And tract of time begins to weave
    Grey hairs upon my head.
    Thomas Vaux, 2d Baron Vaux Of Harrowden (1510–1566)