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Running tracks

Scope note

Use for outdoor sports and recreation spaces, usually an extended oval in plan and having special surfacing and markings, designed for foot racing; for similar recreation spaces indoors, use "indoor tracks."

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Broader Terms used

<sports and recreation spaces>

Term used for

tracks, running

Equivalent Terms used

running track


12yrs ago

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