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retrace

verb copy, go over again, recall, reexamine, regress, reminisce, repeat, return, revert, review, think back upon, trace back, turn back
See also: copy, recall, reexamine, remember, repeat, review
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Lothian and Borders Police are hoping to retrace the woman's route.
"While most of the operatives used false identities, they left a long trail of paper and electronic records that enabled investigators to retrace their movements in detail," recounted the Washington Post.
The Swift & Terrible Beauty of Air (Shoemaker & Hoard, $26) a masterfully inventive biography of air, Joe Sherman weaves between geology and history, myth and science, to retrace our understanding of life's most precious gas.
Combining historical record and modern-day adventure, as an uncle and nephew retrace the steps their grandfather blazed during the Klondike Rush of 1897-98, River Time is a breathtaking journey that stunningly portrays beautiful natural scenery, the rough hardships of nature, and reflects upon the reality of fierce human competition then and now.
Not only can you find out what others have been doing, but it can also help you retrace your steps if you need to recall your own activity.
Norma Jean, a former model and now a caterer/restaurateur, and her sister Carole, a real-estate agent, retrace their family history in rural North Carolina.
Without history we cannot retrace our past, but without memory there is no past to retrace.
This enables network administrators to quickly retrace problematic configurations in the event of network outages.
Naponse recently finished work on Retrace, her latest film.
Experts also suggest that most of our genes, which don't appear to do anything, are actually DNA fossils that could be used to retrace the course of evolution.
We wish to retrace the footsteps of the Crusaders in apology for their deeds....'
This foal had walked four miles, and it was impossible to retrace steps in this Snowdonia mountain range.