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The maintenance of a constant difference in frequency between two or more connected circuits or components.
- ‘This tracking system provides for the tracking of a target matching the preloaded or hyperspectral signature observed prior to launch.’
- ‘The text describes the apparatus and method for differential tracking in a magneto-optic data storage system using mark edge detection.’
- 1.1 The formation of a conducting path for an electric current over the surface of an insulating material.
- ‘When the needle is removed, the metal ring remains in place, permitting electromagnetic tracking of the catheter as it is fed through the vascular system.’
- ‘The tracking and strap cells along with the tracking scheme allow for better tracking of current within the array without the necessity of adding timing margin.’
2The alignment of the wheels of a vehicle.‘kerbing can put the tracking out pretty quickly’
3US The streaming of school pupils.
- ‘She also cofounded a group to end academic tracking - which tends to steer Black students into lower-level classes - in local schools.’
- ‘Continuing the process through the post-primary sector allows early intervention and tracking of pupils at risk of dropping out of the system.’
- ‘School tracking systems were assailed as elitist; educators are again arguing over ends.’
- ‘Conversely, they believe tracking can doom non-gifted pupils to low expectations and exclusion.’
- ‘Access to this statewide database allowed for the tracking of large numbers of dual enrollment students after high school graduation.’
- ‘The testing does not provide useful information about individual children, and it leads to harmful tracking and labeling.’
- ‘One would not be able to determine whether public schools were tracking black students into remedial classes and white students into advanced placement.’
- ‘Academic tracking keeps the children of affluent parents, and their money, in the public school system, she said.’
- ‘He did not approve of programs for the gifted, academic tracking, or even qualifying examinations.’
- ‘At its worst, tracking can simply recreate within each school the inequality that exists today among schools.’
- ‘This means that instead of tracking within high school, there are several types of high schools that differ in vocational and academic emphasis.’
- ‘That concluding prejudice was a condemnation of academic tracking, honors and ‘all other class divisions’ imposed on youth in school.’
- ‘For instance, one such experiment might examine the effects of a policy change in tracking or ability grouping on student outcomes.’
- ‘They went on to examine the ugly realities that tracking brings.’
- ‘We have touched on the relevance of the findings for campus community and for ethnic tracking.’
- ‘This type of tracking of students was bolstered by the single most important innovation in educational science during that era: intelligence testing.’
- ‘There was not a clear pattern of tracking and exclusion in vocational and academic courses along a White/non-White divide.’
- ‘They take the same classes as other students; there is no tracking based on high school performance nor any option to take a reduced course load.’
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