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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind;
[syn: trailing, tracking]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Track \Track\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. tracked; p. pr. & vb. n. tracking.] To follow the tracks or traces of; to pursue by following the marks of the feet; to trace; to trail; as, to track a deer in the snow. [1913 Webster] It was often found impossible to track the robbers to their retreats among the hills and morasses. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) To draw along continuously, as a vessel, by a line, men or animals on shore being the motive power; to tow. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tracking n 1: the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind [syn: trailing, tracking]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

36 Moby Thesaurus words for "tracking": automatic tracking, chase, data transmission, dogging, flector tuning, follow, follow-up, following, hue and cry, hunting, locking on, locking signals, mapping, phase adjustment, pinpointing, precision focusing, prosecution, pursuance, pursuing, pursuit, quest, radar navigation, radar-telephone relay, range finding, scan conversion, scanning, searching, seeking, shadowing, signal modulation, stalking, three-pointing, tracking down, trailing, triangulation, triggering signals
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

tracking The horizontal spacing between characters in a line of text. Tracking is set when a font is designed but can often be altered in order to change the appearance of the text or for special effects. It applies to both proportional fonts and monospaced fonts. Tracking should not be confused with kerning which deals with the spacing between certain pairs of characters in a proportional font. See also leading. (2013-12-05)