1) malé; 2) malidan
Fr.: 1) trace; 2) suivre la trace
1a) A surviving mark, sign, or evidence of the former existence,
influence, or action of some agent or event; vestige.
M.E. tracen, from M.Fr. tracier, from V.L. *tractiare "delineate, score, trace," from L. tractus "track, course," literally "a drawing out," from p.p. stem of trahere "to pull, draw."
Gilaki mâle "mark, trace, fingerprint; scar," pâ mâle "footprint," gaz mâle "bite mark;" Aftari mâl "trace, mark," pae mâl "footprint," ponjé mâl "mark of hand with fingers;" Tabari mâl "mark, trace," ling mâl "footprint," probably related to mâlidan "to touch, rub; besmear;" Mid.Pers. mâlih- "to be touched;" (Gurâni) mâl, mâlâ- Xunsâri mâl-/mâlâ "to smear, stroke."
Fr.: élément trace, oligo-élément
Any → chemical element that is found in extremely small amounts, especially one used by organisms and held essential to maintain proper physical functioning.
trace of a matrix
Fr.: trace de matrice
Fr.: traceur, marqueur