from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To go back over the course by which one has come.
- intransitive v. To return to a previous point or subject, as in a lecture or discussion.
- intransitive v. To reverse one's position or policy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. the act of backtracking
- v. to retrace one's steps
- v. to repeat or review work already done
- v. To taxi down an active runway in the opposite direction to that being used for takeoff
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. retrace one's course
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