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Main Entry: 2trace
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): traced; trac·ing
1 a : 2SKETCH 1 b : to form (as letters) carefully c : to copy (as a drawing or pattern) by following the lines or letters as seen through a transparent sheet placed over the thing copied d : to make a graphic record of by a recording instrument <trace the heart action>
2 a : to follow the footprints, track, or trail of b : to study, follow, or show the development and progress of in detail
- trace·able /primarystresstramacr-sschwa-bschwal/ adjective

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