Trackway Track"way`, n. Any of two or more narrow paths, of steel, smooth stone, or the like, laid in a public roadway otherwise formed of an inferior pavement, as cobblestones, to provide an easy way for wheels. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • trackway — noun a path formed by the repeated treading of people or animals …   English new terms dictionary

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  • Fossil trackway — A fossil trackway is a type of fossil impression, a trackway made by a once living organism, usually by its feet. The majority of known fossil trackways are made by fossil dinosauria, or tetrapods, or bipeds. However other animal species also… …   Wikipedia

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