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trace
used in The War of the Worlds

5 uses
  • Far away I saw a gaunt cat slink crouchingly along a wall, but traces of men there were none.
    2.5 — Book 2 Chapter 5 — The Stillness (95% in)
  • It was a carriage, with a pole for a pair of horses, but only one was in the traces.
    1.16 — Book 1 Chapter 16 — The Exodus from London (75% in)
  • Up the hill Richmond town was burning briskly; outside the town of Richmond there was no trace of the Black Smoke.
    2.1 — Book 2 Chapter 1 — Under Foot (38% in)
  • And of their appliances, perhaps nothing is more wonderful to a man than the curious fact that what is the dominant feature of almost all human devices in mechanism is absent—the wheel is absent; among all the things they brought to earth there is no trace or suggestion of their use of wheels.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — What We Saw from the Ruined House (87% in)
  • I traced it slowly feeling over the kitchen.
    2.4 — Book 2 Chapter 4 — The Death of the Curate (78% in)

There are no more uses of "trace" in The War of the Worlds.

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