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noun track pronunciation in British English /træk/ 
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singulartrack
pluraltracks
  1. 1
    [countable] a path or road with a rough surface

    I walked along a track to the mountain village.

    dirt track:

    There's a dirt track leading from the main road.

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  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] a railway line

    a railway track

    a straight stretch of track

  3. 5
    [countable] the direction in which something moves

    The storm's track was similar to several others this year.

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    1. a.
      a way of achieving something

      the fast track to wealth and prosperity

      We're proceeding on a diplomatic track.

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  4. 6
    [countable] [usually plural] a mark that a person, animal, or vehicle leaves on the ground
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  5. 7
    [countable] music a song or piece of music that is recorded on a CD, tape, or record

    The 14 tracks vary from happy pop songs to sombre ballads.

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