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trace1

trace1

 
 
pronunciation:
treIs
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a very small amount of something.
There was a trace of smoke in the air.The police detective found a trace of lipstick on the glass.
similar words:
bit, dash, particle, shadow
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: traced, traces, tracing
definition: to copy by following the lines of something as seen through a thin sheet of paper.
He traced the complicated drawing.
similar words:
copy, draw, reproduce
derivations: traceable (adj.), traceless (adj.), tracelessly (adv.), traceability (n.)
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