What is trace?

  • (verb): Make one's course or travel along a path; travel or pass over, around, or along.
    Example: "The children traced along the edge of the drak forest"; "The women traced the pasture"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on trace, traces:

... Scolithus or Skolithus) is a common trace fossil ichnogenus whose original form consisted of approximately vertical cylinders ... One well-known occurrence of Cambrian trace fossils is the famous 'Pipe Rock' of northwest Scotland ... Such traces are known worldwide from sands and sandstones deposited in shallow water environments, from the Cambrian Period (541 to 485.4 million years ago ...
List Of United States Christmas Television Episodes - Drama - Crime Drama/Mystery - Without A Trace
... Without a Trace Malone v ... Malone (2004) Without a Trace Claus and Effect (2007) ...
Commutation Theorem For Semifinite Traces
... By definition, a semifinite trace (or sometimes just trace) on M is a functional τ from M+ into such that for a, b in M+ and λ, μ ≥ 0 (semilinearity) for a in M+ and u a unitary operator in M (unitary ... τ is non-zero on every non-zero projection, then τ is called a faithful trace ... If τ is a faithul trace on M, let H = L2(M, τ) be the Hilbert space completion of the inner product space with respect to the inner product The von Neumann algebra M acts by left multiplication on ...
Claude Grunitzky - Ventures
... Trace Magazine Born out of the short-lived TRUE magazine, TRACE was started by Grunitzky in London in 1996 ... Beginning life as predominantly an urban culture magazine, TRACE’s identity was quickly influenced by Grunitzky’s nascent interest in what he termed ‘transculturalism’ – a phenomenon ... Trace Television In 2003, Grunitzky also launched TRACE TV, the world’s first international urban music channel, with Richard Wayner and Olivier Laouchez ...
Trace - Other
... A synonym for trail, as in Natchez Trace Trace (tack), part of a draft animal's gear Track and trace, in goods distribution and logistics Trace, a type of eyeblink conditioning An Italian-derived ...

More definitions of "trace":

  • (verb): Follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something.
    Example: "Trace the student's progress"
    Synonyms: follow
  • (verb): To go back over again.
    Example: "Trace your path"
    Synonyms: retrace
  • (noun): An indication that something has been present.
    Example: "There wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"
    Synonyms: vestige, tincture, shadow
  • (verb): Discover traces of.
    Example: "She traced the circumstances of her birth"
  • (verb): Read with difficulty.
    Synonyms: decipher
  • (noun): A suggestion of some quality.
    Synonyms: touch, ghost
  • (noun): A just detectable amount.
    Example: "He speaks French with a trace of an accent"
    Synonyms: hint, suggestion
  • (noun): Either of two lines that connect a horse's harness to a wagon or other vehicle or to a whiffletree.
  • (verb): Copy by following the lines of the original drawing on a transparent sheet placed upon it; make a tracing of.
    Example: "Trace a design"; "trace a pattern"
  • (verb): Pursue or chase relentlessly.
    Synonyms: hound, hunt
  • (noun): Drawing created by tracing.
    Synonyms: tracing
  • (noun): A visible mark (as a footprint) left by the passage of person or animal or vehicle.
  • (verb): Make a mark or lines on a surface.
    Example: "Trace the outline of a figure in the sand"
    Synonyms: draw, line, describe, delineate

Famous quotes containing the word trace:

    Superstition saw
    Something it had never seen before:
    Brown eyes that loved without a trace of fear,
    Beauty so sudden for that time of year.
    Jean Toomer (1894–1967)

    No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man.... No study, pursued under compulsion, remains rooted in the memory.
    Plato (c. 427–347 B.C.)

    What terrible questions we are learning to ask! The former men believed in magic, by which temples, cities, and men were swallowed up, and all trace of them gone. We are coming on the secret of a magic which sweeps out of men’s minds all vestige of theism and beliefs which they and their fathers held and were framed upon.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)