Definition of Half track
1. Noun. A motor vehicle propelled by half tracks; frequently used by the military.
Category relationships: Armed Forces, Armed Services, Military, Military Machine, War Machine
2. Noun. A track that goes around only rear wheels.
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Literary usage of Half track
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1. The Military Dictionary (1987)
"One of the two endless belts on which a full-track or half-track vehicle runs. 7. A metal part forming a path for a moving object, eg, the track around the ..."
2. The Six-chord Spiral by John Rittenhouse Stephens (1907)
"Track parabola 8°, } = 2° on tangent half. Track parabola 8°, f = 6° on main curve half. In all spiral running it is important to keep a watch on the total ..."
3. SAS 9.1.3 [sic.] Companion for Z/OS. by SAS Institute, SAS Publishing (2004)
"However, for some DASD controller configurations, half-track blocking performs nearly as well as a 6K block size for random access. Half-track blocking ..."
4. Green Light!: Men of the 81st Troop Carrier Squadron Tell Their Story by Martin Wolfe (1989)
"We were forced to run with these cans over to a German half-track with a heavy gun. This half-track would go from one German artillery point to another and ..."
5. Construction and Maintenance of Railway Roadbed and Track by Frederick John Prior (1907)
"4.617° 1^=2.31° on main curve half. Six " 6.926° 2/7=1.98° on tangent half. " 6.926° 5/7=4-95° on main curve half. Track parabola 8° J4=2° on tangent half. ..."