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 for Track scale
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Track \Track\, n. [OF. trac track of horses, mules, trace of
     animals; of Teutonic origin; cf.D. trek a drawing, trekken to
     draw, travel, march, MHG. trechen, pret. trach. Cf. Trick.]
     1. A mark left by something that has passed along; as, the
        track, or wake, of a ship; the track of a meteor; the
        track of a sled or a wheel.
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              The bright track of his fiery car.    --Shak.
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     2. A mark or impression left by the foot, either of man or
        beast; trace; vestige; footprint.
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              Far from track of men.                --Milton.
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     3. (Zool.) The entire lower surface of the foot; -- said of
        birds, etc.
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     4. A road; a beaten path.
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              Behold Torquatus the same track pursue. --Dryden.
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     5. Course; way; as, the track of a comet.
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     6. A path or course laid out for a race, for exercise, etc.
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     7. (Railroad) The permanent way; the rails.
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     8. [Perhaps a mistake for tract.] A tract or area, as of
        land. [Obs.] "Small tracks of ground." --Fuller.
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     Track scale, a railway scale. See under Railway.
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