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Definition 1: the act of drawing a plan or diagram or outline - [noun denoting act]

(tracing is a kind of ...) the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams

"he learned drawing from his father"

Definition 2: the discovery and description of the course of development of something - [noun denoting act]

Samples where tracing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the tracing of genealogies

(tracing is a kind of ...) the act of discovering something

Definition 3: a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for tracing in the sense of this definition

(tracing is a kind of ...) a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines

"drawings of abstract forms" "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"

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