See also: retracé
- Rhymes: -eɪs
- (transitive) To trace again; to go back over something, usually in an attempt of rediscovery.
- He retraced his steps, and found his keys where he had dropped them.
retrace (plural retraces)
- (television) The period when the beam of the cathode-ray tube returns to its initial horizontal position in order to start the next line of the display.
the period when the beam of the cathode-ray tube returnes to its initial horizontal position