tracing

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

tracing

noun

: a copy of a picture, map, etc., that is made by tracing the original

Full Definition of TRACING

1
:  something that is traced: as
a :  a copy made on a superimposed transparent sheet
b :  a graphic record made by an instrument (as a seismograph) that registers some movement
2
:  the act of one that traces

Examples of TRACING

  1. <the tracing of this mountain lion is going to be difficult if the rain washes away all of the tracks>

First Known Use of TRACING

14th century

Rhymes with TRACING

trac·ing

noun \ˈtrā-siŋ\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRACING

: a graphic record made by an instrument (as an electrocardiograph) that registers some movement

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