Tracking

The reconstruction of a 'track' left in a detector by the passage of a particle through the detector.
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Tracking

The angle and speed at which the tape passes the video heads.
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Tracking

the assignment of students to different types of educational programmes
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Tracking

Recording the individual tracks of a multitrack recording.
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Tracking

in some applications, the spacing between individual letters within a block of text can be controlled - this is called tracking - if the tracking is changed, the spacing between all the characters is increased or decreased - this is distinct from kerning which relates to the spacing between individual pairs of characters
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Some courier companies have GPS tracking devices fitted in their vehicles, so they can see on a computer screen where their drivers are. There are also systems that use mobile phone tracking, so they don't need any extra equipment.
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Tracking

The system whereby one device follows another. Tracking is often discussed in the context of MIDI guitar synthesizers or controllers where the MIDI output attempts to track the pitch of the guitar strings.
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Tracking

A specified relationship between the outputs of a multiple-output power converter where any changes due to line, load, temperature (or other parameters) are proportional across all outputs
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Tracking

Increasing or decreasing letter spacing uniformity throughout a headline or column of text. In most cases, letter spacing is too generous. Slightly reducing letter spacing to -3 often improves the appearance of the text.
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tracking

the process of altering the tilt of a module through the day in order to face the sun and thus maximize the power output.
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tracking

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Track
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tracking

(from the article `hunting`) Elephants and other large animals that herd together cannot be stalked or still-hunted but must be tracked, a simple feat in soft ground and, for a ...
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(from the article `rocket and missile system`) Command guidance involved tracking the projectile from the launch site or platform and transmitting commands by radio, radar, or laser impulses or ...
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tracking

  1. carry (as mud) on the feet and deposit
  2. observe or plot the moving path of something (e.g., a target or missile)
  3. go after with the intent to catch
  4. travel across or pass over

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the progressive degradation of the surface of a solid insulating material by local discharges to form conducting or partially conducting paths NOTE - Tracking usually occurs due to surface contamination.
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tracking

the progressive degradation of the surface of a solid insulating material by local discharges to form conducting or partially conducting paths NOTE - Tracking usually occurs due to surface contamination.
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Tracking

Full-time, often permanent assignment to achievement groups. Compare with ability grouping, where students may be temporarily grouped and regrouped for immediate instructional needs.
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The process of following the movement of a satellite or rocket by radar or by homing in on signals transmitted by the spacecraft.
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Tracking

Stabilized gun solution.
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Tracking

Generally refers to an organisation tracking the progress of a former client.
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Tracking

The science of monitoring satellite locations by means of radio antennas at ground stations or by using other satellite systems in space.
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Tracking

Any sideways or forward/backward movement of the camera dolly--sometimes on actual tracks.
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Tracking

An adjustment or design consideration that is intended to keep the belt centered on the treadmill. S
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Tracking

The space between letters.
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