Federal oversight governing ride accidents is scant; there are no agencies that track accidents in permanent parks.
In 2009 the Washington, D.C.–based author set out to track down these little-known landmarks.
Last November, for example, I managed to track down a celebrated tantric at a cremation ground near Birbhum in West Bengal.
The Social Security card, for example, was created to track your government retirement benefits.
They represent a benchmark for what an average, well-educated student on track for college should know.
The final consonant in track is not doubled because track ends with two consonants.
They've put lots of good weight-carriers off the track before they was due to go.
After doing so for a quarter of an hour, his exertions were rewarded by the discovery of what appeared to be a track.
We left the track to examine a gully to the north, but could not find any water.
The major, watch in hand, followed the flight around the track with eager eyes.
late 15c., "footprint, mark left by anything," from Old French trac "track of horses, trace" (mid-15c.), possibly from a Germanic source (cf. Middle Low German treck, Dutch trek "drawing, pulling;" see trek). Meaning "lines of rails for drawing trains" is from 1805. Meaning "branch of athletics involving a running track" is recorded from 1905. Meaning "single recorded item" is from 1904, originally in reference to phonograph records. Meaning "mark on skin from repeated drug injection" is first attested 1964.
Track record (1955) is a figurative use from racing, "performance history" of an individual car, runner, horse, etc.(1907, but the phrase was more common in sense "fastest speed recorded at a particular track"). To make tracks "move quickly" is American English colloquial first recorded 1835; to cover (one's) tracks in the figurative sense first attested 1898; to keep track of something is attested from 1883. American English wrong side of the tracks "bad part of town" is by 1901. Track lighting attested from 1970.
"to follow or trace the footsteps of," 1560s, from track (n.). Related: Tracked; tracking.
Male lover of an older woman or man (1981+)
The part of a disk which passes under one read/write head while the head is stationary. The number of tracks on a disk surface therefore corresponds to the number of different radial positions of the head(s). The collection of all tracks on all surfaces at a given radial position is known a cylinder and each track is divided into sectors.