track·​side | \ ˈtrak-ˌsīd How to pronounce trackside (audio) \

Definition of trackside

: of, relating to, or situated in the area immediately adjacent to a track

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Other Words from trackside

trackside noun

Examples of trackside in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web McLaughlin even had a vocal trackside fan in the stands, a rare occurrence at these spectator-free Games. Sean Gregory/tokyo, Time, 4 Aug. 2021 On the trip from Two Harbors to Duluth, the scenery included views of Lake Superior, highway traffic on parallel roads, wooded corridors, bridge crossings over rivers and trackside homes and businesses. Richard Chin, Star Tribune, 30 July 2021 Trammell has helped provide trackside medical care since 1973. Mark Heim |, al, 22 May 2021 Bleacher seating is minimal, and spectators typically stand along the trackside fences or put out lawn chairs or blankets. Dave Kallmann, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 May 2021 Among other functions, the devices exchange real-time data to route trains via trackside signals, while predicting and flagging track maintenance needs, without bouncing data back to a core server, the company says. Angus Loten, WSJ, 3 May 2021 Prime trackside spots that are usually reserved days in advance were wide open. Ben Tobin, The Courier-Journal, 1 May 2021 As kids, Kosta and Pete Hronis peeked through the trackside fence at Santa Anita to watch horses run. Bryce Miller Columnist, San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 Apr. 2021 Other than a few horse owners in trackside tents, there were no spectators at Pimlico Race Course to watch the filly make history. Childs Walker,, 3 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of trackside

1886, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of trackside was in 1886

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17 Aug 2021

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“Trackside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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