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A traceur (tʁasœʁ, French) or tracer is one who engages in parkour. A female is referred to as a traceuse (tʁasøz). The term comes from the French verb tracer which normally means "to trace",[1] or "to draw", but also translates as "to go fast".[2]

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  1. Random House Unabridged Dictionary (v 1.1) (2006). tracer - Definition by Retrieved on 2007-08-28.
  2. Portail lexical - Définition de tracer (French). Retrieved on 2007-08-28.